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By: Edward Sylvester Ellis (1840-1916)
|Camp-fire and Wigwam|
|Up the Forked River Or, Adventures in South America|
|A Waif of the Mountains|
By: Edward V. Lucas (1868-1938)
|Forgotten Tales of Long Ago|
By: Edwin L. Sabin (1870-1952)
|Pluck on the Long Trail Boy Scouts in the Rockies|
By: Edyth Ellerbeck Read
|Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party|
By: Egerton Ryerson Young (1840-1909)
|Three Boys in the Wild North Land|
|Winter Adventures of Three Boys|
By: Eleanor Gates (1875-1951)
The Poor Little Rich Girl
The Poor Little Rich Girl is a children’s fantasy about a little girl named Gwendolyn who is lonely and longs for a friend. But she is isolated by rich parents who ignore her and left to the care of servants who are indifferent. Her nanny’s carelessness with some medicine plunges Gwendolyn into a bewildering world in which metaphors literally come to life.
|The Rich Little Poor Boy|
By: Eleanor H. Porter (1868-1920)
Oh, Money! Money!
Mr. Stanley Fulton is worth millions, but he has no one to leave his money to except some unknown distant cousins. In order to find out how they would handle a fortune, he decides to give each of them $100,000 dollars during his life, and go – incognito - to live in their midst! Who will prove worthy to inherit his millions and will his deception be discovered?Eleanor H. Porter was an early 20th century author of children’s literature and novels. Her most well known book was “Pollyanna” and it’s sequel, “Pollyanna Grows Up”.
Mr. Neilson was determined to name his first child after his boyhood chum, William Henshaw. When the baby disappointed him by being a girl, he was consoled by naming her Billy. Miss Billy, now 18, orphaned and all alone in the world, takes her lawyer’s suggestion to ask her namesake to take her in. Only one little problem – Mr. Henshaw did not know of her existence, and then mistakenly thinks that Billy is a boy!Eleanor H. Porter was an early 20th century author of children’s literature and novels. Her most well known book was “Pollyanna” and it’s sequel, “Pollyanna Grows Up”.
The Road to Understanding
"If Burke Denby had not been given all the frosted cakes and toy shotguns he wanted at the age of ten, it might not have been so difficult to convince him at the age of twenty that he did not want to marry Helen Barnet.""Of course the inevitable happened. However near two roads may be at the start, if they diverge ever so slightly and keep straight ahead, there is bound to be in time all the world between them. In the case of Burke and Helen, their roads never started together at all: they merely crossed; and at the crossing came the wedding...
Miss Billy's Decision
When Miss Billy closed, Miss Billy and Bertram were happily engaged. In this first sequel to Miss Billy, will the path to wedded bliss run smooth or will misunderstandings and heartache cross their path? Find out in “Miss Billy’s Decision”!
Miss Billy Married
At the opening to this second sequel to Miss Billy (Miss Billy, Miss Billy's Decision, Miss Billy Married), we find Bertram and Billy finally at the altar. Will wedded bliss ensue and are the patter of little feet on the horizon? Or is misunderstanding and heartache in the cards again? Find out in Miss Billy Married!
Dawn (also known in England as "Keith’s Dark Tower"), was published in 1919, and is set during World War I. Keith Burton is going blind. It is hard for him and his family. Most of the book deals with their ways- right and wrong- of dealing with the situation. At the end, Keith finds pride in helping blind solders.Eleanor H. Porter was a writer of many popular children’s books and novels, including the Pollyanna and Miss Billy series, as well as Just David, Oh, Money! Money! and more.
A charming 'coming of age' story about a young girl, Mary Marie, whose young life is thrown into turmoil as her parents divorce. As she leads two lives, she comes to realize that her parents still love one another, and engineers a reunion. In the end, we discover the long-lasting effect of this turmoil on the adult Mary Marie, and her own marriage."
|The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch|
By: Eleanor Hallowell Abbott (1872-1958)
Little Eve Edgarton
Eve Edgarton is not who she seems she is. A short encounter with Mr. Barton show that first impressions are not always right or indicative of one’s seemingly obvious preference or one’s proclivity.
By: Eleanor Luisa Haverfield (1870-)
By: Eleanor Putnam (1856-1886)
|Prince Vance The Story of a Prince with a Court in His Box|
By: Eleanor Raper
|The Little Girl Lost A Tale for Little Girls|
By: Eleanor S. March
|Little White Barbara|
By: Eliza Lee Cabot Follen (1787-1860)
|Hymns, Songs, and Fables, for Young People|
|Who Spoke Next|
|The Talkative Wig|
By: Eliza Orne White (1856-)
|Peggy in Her Blue Frock|
By: Elizabeth M. Duffield
By: Elizabeth Stuart Phelps (1844-1911)
|Gypsy's Cousin Joy|
By: Elizabeth Weston Timlow (1861-1931)
|Cricket at the Seashore|
By: Ella Farman Pratt (1837-1907)
|Lill's Travels in Santa Claus Land And Other Stories|
By: Elliott Whitney
|The Rogue Elephant The Boys' Big Game Series|
|The Pirate Shark|
By: Elmer Sherwood (1884-)
|Ted Marsh on an Important Mission|
By: Emerson Hough (1857-1923)
The Singing Mouse Stories
The singing mouse tells tales of nature in songs. This book is for those who want to know how the mountains ate up the plains, what the waters said or where the city went.
|The Young Alaskans|
|The Young Alaskans on the Missouri|
|The Young Alaskans in the Rockies|
|Young Alaskans in the Far North|
By: Emilie Searchfield
|The Heiress of Wyvern Court|
By: Emily Calvin Blake (1882-)
|Suzanna Stirs the Fire|
By: Emily Sarah Holt (1836-1893)
|The King's Daughters|
|Our Little Lady Six Hundred Years Ago|
|Out in the Forty-Five Duncan Keith's Vow|
By: Emma C. Dowd (-1938)
|Polly of Lady Gay Cottage|
By: Emma Leslie
On a dark and story night, the Coombers find a little girl. Who is she?
|That Scholarship Boy|
By: Ernest A. (Ernest Alfred) Aris (1882-1963)
|Wee Peter Pug The Story of a Bit of Mischief and What Came of It|
By: Ernest Glanville (1855-1925)
|In Search of the Okapi A Story of Adventure in Central Africa|
By: Ernest Thompson Seton
The Biography of a Grizzly
I first read this little book when I was in the fifth grade, and now more than fifty years later, I still find it fascinating. Ernest Thompson Seton was a man with a concern for nature her creatures and an excellent story teller. I could almost feel Wahb, the great grizzly’s pain and frustration as he tried to avoid contact with humans and just be left alone to carry out his bear business. Listening to this audio book will be an hour and a half well spent.Summary by Mike Vendetti, Narrator.
|The Biography of a Grizzly|
By: Esther Bakewell
|The Book of One Syllable|
By: Ethel C. Pedley (1859-1898)
Dot and the Kangaroo
Dot and the Kangaroo, written in 1899, is a children’s book by Ethel C. Pedley about a little girl named Dot who gets lost in the Australian outback and is eventually befriended by a kangaroo and several other marsupials.
By: Ethel Hueston (1887-)
|Prudence Says So|
By: Ethel Hume Bennett (1881-)
|Judy of York Hill|
By: Ethel Sybil Turner (1872-1958)
|In the Mist of the Mountains|
By: Ethel Twycross Foster (1881-1963)
Little Tales of the Desert
A six year-old girl named Mary spends Christmas vacation with her parents in the Arizona desert of 1901 or thereabouts.
By: Eugene Wood (1860-1923)
By: Eva Lecomte
Paula the Waldensian
Into the home of an interesting but self-centered family in old France comes Paula, a young orphaned cousin, from the little village of Villar, in the Waldensian Valley. Though living very simply, tending cows, goats, sheep and rabbits, Paula has been brought up to know and love the Lord Jesus and read the Scriptures. Her Lord and His Word are the center of her life, and she can no more keep this good news all to herself than she can stop breathing or eating. This causes a good many complications, for her cousins' home was one where "religion" was a forbidden subject, never to be mentioned, and Paula soon found herself forbidden to read her own precious Bible...
By: Eva March Tappan (1854-1930)
Makers of Many Things
How are friction matches made? How do rags and trees become paper? Who makes the dishes on our tables? Published in 1916, this children's book explains the origins of everyday items in an entertaining and informative way. There are plenty of illustrations, so please feel free to read along.
By: Eva Wilder Brodhead (1870-1915)
|A Prairie Infanta|
By: Evelyn Everett-Green (1856-1932)
|The Lost Treasure of Trevlyn A Story of the Days of the Gunpowder Plot|
By: Evelyn Raymond (1843-1910)
|Dorothy on a Ranch|
|Dorothy's House Party|
By: Evelyn Snead Barnett
By: Everett McNeil (1862-1929)
|The Cave of Gold A Tale of California in '49|
By: F. Bayford Harrison
By: F. M. (Frederic Morell) Holmes (1851-)
|The Island House A Tale for the Young Folks|
By: F. M. S.
|The Boy Artist. A Tale for the Young|
By: Fannie Belle Irving
|Six Girls A Home Story|
By: Fannie E. (Fannie Ellsworth) Newberry (1848-1942)
|Joyce's Investments A Story for Girls|
|All Aboard A Story for Girls|
By: Fanny Forester (1817-1854)
|Effie Maurice Or What do I Love Best|
By: Flora Annie Webster Steel (1847-1929)
|The Adventures of Akbar|
By: Florence Alice Sitwell (1858-1930)
|Daybreak A Story for Girls|
By: Florence Crannell Means (1891-1980)
|Across the Fruited Plain|
By: Florence Partello Stuart
|The Adventures of Piang the Moro Jungle Boy A Book for Young and Old|
By: Florence White Williams (1900-1953)
|The Little Red Hen An Old English Folk Tale|
By: Florence Wilford (1836-)
By: Frances Browne Arthur
|Two Little Travellers A Story for Girls|
By: Frances Cavanah (1889-1982)
|Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance|
By: Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924)
Little Saint Elizabeth and Other Stories
She had not been brought up in America at all. She had been born in France, in a beautiful château, and she had been born heiress to a great fortune, but, nevertheless, just now she felt as if she was very poor, indeed. And yet her home was in one of the most splendid houses in New York. She had a lovely suite of apartments of her own, though she was only eleven years old. She had had her own carriage and a saddle horse, a train of masters, and governesses, and servants, and was regarded by all the children of the neighborhood as a sort of grand and mysterious little princess, whose incomings and outgoings were to be watched with the greatest interest....
By: Frances Trego Montgomery (1858-1925)
Billy Whiskers, the Autobiography of a Goat
This delightful children's story can be enjoyed by kids and adults alike! A mischievous goat, Billy Whiskers, gets into trouble so often that the book could be named, "Billy Trouble Whiskers"! This humorous story will bring you many chuckles and give you a chance to get lost in Billy's adventures with childlike enthusiasm. From riding in a police car, to being a firehouse mascot, getting married, and finding himself a circus goat, Billy's adventures will certainly keep you entertained! (Introduction by Allyson Hester)
Zip, the Adventures of a Frisky Fox Terrier
Zip, a little fox terrier, lives in the town of Maplewood in the house of his owner, Dr. Elsworth. Each day when Dr. Elsworth drives his carriage to visit his patients, Zip goes along with him so that he can keep the doctor company and, most importantly, visit with the other animals in the town. Zip likes to find out all the latest news so that he can tell it to his best friend, Tabby the cat, who also lives with Dr. Elsworth. However, he also finds himself getting into mischief, whether it's trying to solve a burglary, sneaking fried chicken from a picnic, getting stuck in a stovepipe or fighting with Peter-Kins the monkey. Zip is one dog who never has a dull day.
By: Francis C. Woodworth (1812-1859)
|Mike Marble His Crotchets and Oddities.|
By: Francis E. (Francis Edward) Howard (1858-)
|The Child-Voice in Singing treated from a physiological and a practical standpoint and especially adapted to schools and boy choirs|
By: Francis Lovell Coombs
The Young Railroaders
While aimed at youths, this series of tales of the just-opening West makes a rollicking good story for adults, too. Three teen-age boys, trained as telegraphers, manage to get themselves in and out of a wide variety of harrowing circumstances. Using their knowledge of Morse code, the science of telegraphs, and the operation of railroads, the boys stir in native resourcefulness, quick-thinking, and when the occasion demands it, raw courage – to effect rescues, thwart thieves, and solve mysteries. If Tom Swift had lived in the nineteenth century, he could not have had more exciting escapades!
By: Francis Rolt-Wheeler (1876-1960)
|The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries|
|Plotting in Pirate Seas|
|The Boy With the U. S. Foresters|
By: Frank Cobb
|Battling the Clouds or, For a Comrade's Honor|
By: Frank E. (Frank Edward) Smedley (1818-1864)
|Frank Fairlegh Scenes From The Life Of A Private Pupil|