Teen and Young Adult Books
By: Francis J. Finn (1859-1928)
His First and Last Appearance
The scene of the story is laid partly in Milwaukee, partly in New York. It describes the trials of the orphaned Lachance children. The boy hero is of a loving and lovable disposition and wins the hearts of all. The author has combined pathetic incidents with religious consolations, and gives zest to the whole by diffusing his genial humor throughout.From the author of Tom Playfair, Percy Wynn, But Thy Love and thy Grace, and many more.
King's Daughter and Other Stories for Girls
A charming collection of short stories for young girls, including The King's Daughter, The Old Brown House, A Story for School Girls, What One Lie Did, Two Ways of Reading the Bible, Courtesy to Strangers, Live for Something, and Jennie Browning. Each story subtly teaches an important lesson.
|Harry's Ladder to Learning
|My Young Days
By: Unknown (1839-1908)
|The Nürnberg Stove
|Pleasing Stories for Good Children with Pictures
|All About the Little Small Red Hen
|Tiger and Tom and Other Stories for Boys
By: Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896)
Eliza Crossing the River
LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of Eliza Crossing the River by Harriet Beecher Stowe. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for April 27th, 2014.Harriet Beecher Stowe was an American abolitionist and author. Her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) was a depiction of life for African Americans under slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States and United Kingdom. It energized anti-slavery forces in the American North, while provoking widespread anger in the South...
|Adventures in Many Lands
|Southern Stories Retold from St. Nicholas
|The Practical Joke Or the Christmas Story of Uncle Ned
|The Dogs' Dinner Party
|The Mouse's Wedding
|The Crown of Success
|The Story of the White Mouse
By: Pansy (1841-1930)
Seven very short sweet stories by Pansy that you will not soon forget! They are stories children will love, and everyone can enjoy. They will make you smile and laugh and bring tears to your eyes. And each one teaches an important lesson in a sweet, encouraging way.
|The Boarding School Familiar conversations between a governess and her pupils. Written for the amusement and instruction of young ladies.
|The Adventures of a Squirrel, Supposed to be Related by Himself
|The Flower Basket A Fairy Tale
|The Rambles of a Rat
|Grandmother Puss, or, The grateful mouse
|The Old Castle and Other Stories
|Bird Stories and Dog Stories
|Live to be Useful or, The Story of Annie Lee and her Irish Nurse
|Amy Harrison or Heavenly Seed and Heavenly Dew
|The Story of the White-Rock Cove
|Paulina and her Pets
|Carlo or Kindness Rewarded
|The Skating Party and Other Stories
|Little Alice's Palace or, The Sunny Heart
|Charlie Scott or, There's Time Enough
By: Eleanor H. Porter (1868-1920)
Cross Currents: The Story of Margaret, to give it its full title, is delightful story about a little girl’s resilience and a mother’s unwavering love, from the beloved author of Pollyanna. Margaret Kendall (the Margaret of the story) has known nothing but love, wealth and privilege for the first five years of her life. An accident during a visit with her mother to New York City leaves little Margaret alone and fending for herself. While her mother searches desperately for her, Margaret has to do the best she can by herself...
By: Roy J. Snell (1878-1959)
Curlie Carson Listens In
It is early in the days of radio, and amateurs are using it more and more, and using it illegally. Enter Curlie Carson, who has the job of tracking down the miscreants. Sounds boring. You wouldn't expect high speed car chases, kidnapping, double dealing, and maybe even murder.