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by Kate Douglas Wiggin
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LibriVox recording of Mother Carey's Chickens, by Kate Douglas Wiggin. “When Captain Carey went on his long journey into the unknown and uncharted land, the rest of the Careys tried in vain for a few months to be still a family, and did not succeed at all. They clung as closely to one another as ever they could, but there was always a gap in the circle where father had been….. The only thing to do was to remember father's pride and justify it, to recall his care for mother and take his...
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by Margaret Warde
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LibriVox recording of Betty Wales, Freshman, by Margaret Warde. Read by Daryl Wor. First published in 1904, Betty Wales Freshman is the first book in an 8 volume series that follows Betty and her classmates throughout college and beyond. It takes place at Harding in New England (NOT to be confused with the Arkansas university) based on the author's time at Smith College in Massachusetts. Some humour and frivolity ensue as well as interpersonal drama among Betty and her many peers. And of...
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by Penrose, Margaret
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This is a LibriVox recording of Dorothy Dale's Queer Holidays by Margaret Penrose. Read by Lucy Burgoyne. Relates the details of a mystery that surrounded Tanglewood Park. There is a great snowstorm, and the young folks become snowbound, much to their dismay. (summary by luciburg) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more information, or to...
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by Grace May North
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LibriVox recording of The Phantom Town Mystery by Grace May North. Read in English by Bill Boerst Two girls from the East, out on a horseback ride in the mountains of Arizona, find a house in the mountains. The house's history reveals that an eccentric miner once lived there. As they turn to leave, a gunshot goes off. Dora vows to solve what she and Mary call the Evil Eye Turquoise mystery. That evening two male friends and the two girls visit an old storekeeper who knows a lot about Lucky...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, young adult, Mystery, Westerns, carol norton
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by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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LibriVox recording of Rainbow Valley (version 2) by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read in English by Karen Savage The story moves from Anne and Gilbert to their six children, and their new neighbours, the children of the new Presbyterian minister. - Summary by Karen Savage Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Green Gables Anne of Avonlea Anne of the Island Anne's House of Dreams Rilla of Ingleside Please note that this book is a reflection of its time. As such, it includes language that...
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by Mildred A. Wirt Benson
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LibriVox recording of The Clue of the Silken Ladder by Mildred A. Wirt Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam In THE CLUE OF THE SILKEN LADDER, Penny investigates multiple mysteries. What is the purpose of the singular silken ladder made by the secretive and somewhat sinister old Japanese curio shop owner? How can the "Riverview Star" obtain evidence that a popular troup of spiritualists really are heartless con artists? Last, who is perpetrating the gravity-defying burglaries that...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Mystery, fathers and daughters, female detectives, penny parker, teen sleuth,...
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by Mildred A. Wirt Benson
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LibriVox recording of The Wishing Well by Mildred A. Wirt Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam PENNY PARKER is a teen-aged sleuth and amateur reporter with an uncanny knack for uncovering and solving unusual, sometimes bizarre mysteries. The only daughter of widower Anthony Parker, publisher of the "Riverview Star," Penny has been raised to be self-sufficient, outspoken, innovative, and extraordinarily tenacious. Her cheerful, chatty manner belies a shrewd and keenly observant mind....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Mystery, penny parker, mildred a. wirt, teen sleuth, girl reporter, female...
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by Mildred A. Wirt Benson
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LibriVox recording of The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam PENNY PARKER is a teen-aged sleuth and amateur reporter with an uncanny knack for uncovering and solving unusual, sometimes bizarre mysteries. The only daughter of widower Anthony Parker, publisher of the "Riverview Star," Penny has been raised to be self-sufficient, outspoken, innovative, and extraordinarily tenacious. Her cheerful, chatty manner belies a shrewd and keenly observant mind....
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by Mildred A. Wirt-Benson
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LibriVox recording of Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt-Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam Penny Parker is a teen-aged sleuth and amateur reporter with an uncanny knack for uncovering and solving unusual, sometimes bizarre mysteries. The only daughter of widower Anthony Parker, publisher of the "Riverview Star," Penny has been raised to be self-sufficient, outspoken, innovative, and extraordinarily tenacious. Her cheerful, chatty manner belies a shrewd and keenly observant...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Mystery, penny parker, mildred a. wirt, girl detective, girl reporter, female...
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by Mildred A. Wirt-Benson
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LibriVox recording of The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt-Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam Penny Parker is a teen-aged sleuth and amateur reporter who has an uncanny knack for uncovering and solving unusual, sometimes bizarre mysteries. The only daughter of widower Anthony Parker, publisher of the "Riverview Star," Penny has been raised to be self-sufficient, outspoken, innovative, and extraordinarily tenacious. Her cheerful, chatty manner belies a shrewd and keenly...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Mystery, crime fiction, penny parker, mildred a. wirt, teen sleuth, girl...
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by Mildred A. Wirt Benson
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LibriVox recording of Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt Benson. Read in English by Cheryl Adam Penny Parker is a teen-aged sleuth and amateur reporter with an uncanny knack for uncovering and solving unusual, sometimes bizarre mysteries. The only daughter of widower Anthony Parker, publisher of the "Riverview Star," Penny has been raised to be self-sufficient, outspoken, innovative, and extraordinarily tenacious. Her cheerful, chatty manner belies a shrewd and keenly...
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