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Librivox recording of Shoes and Stockings: A Collection of Short Stories by Louisa May Alcott read by Carolyn Frances. Here are tales of love and war, modesty and frivolity, laughter and tears. Louisa May Alcott wrote many, many short stories. This collection shares but 7 of them. Summary by Carolyn Frances. 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....
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LibriVox recording of Little Men, by Louisa May Alcott. Little Men (published 1871) is considered the second book of the Little Women trilogy written by Louisa May Alcott. (The book Good Wives (1869) was originally the sequel to the novel Little Women (1868), however those two novels are now usually published as a single volume.) The final book of the trilogy is Jo's Boys (1886). Little Men follows the life of Jo Bhaer and the students who live and learn at the Plumfield Estate School that she...
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LibriVox recording of Under the Lilacs , by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Librivox volunteers "When two young girls decide to have a tea party with their dolls and a mysterious dog comes and eats their prized cake, they end up finding a circus run-away, Ben Brown. Ben is a horse master, and loves horses, so when the Moss' take the young boy in they decide to give him work at the neighbors house driving cows (on a horse, of course). After that a series of events happens, and Ben finds out his...
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LibriVox recording of Under the Lilacs (version 2) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Tara Dow Under the Lilacs is a tale of friendship and adventure from celebrated author Louisa May Alcott. When sisters Bab and Betty Moss decide to have a tea party one spring morning, little did they know a strange and talented dog and a bedraggled circus run-away would come into their lives. Ben Brown is believed to be orphaned. With no family to return to, the girl's kind neighbour, Miss Celia, takes...
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LibriVox recording of Spinning-Wheel Stories, by Louisa May Alcott. Read by volunteer readers. A group of stories-within-a-story, told in the classic Louisa May Alcott style. "I've a little cold," said the old lady, "and am too hoarse for talking, my dears; but Aunt Elinor has looked up a parcel of old tales that I've told her at different times and which she has written down. You will like to hear her reading better than my dull way of telling them, and I can help Minnie and...
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LibriVox recording of Little Men (Version 3, Dramatic Reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Jo March's dreams of opening a home for boys comes true as she finds herself the mistress of Plumfield, a boarding school for children -- who have all stumbled in from various backgrounds. When new students arrive at her doorstep, they bring their own sets of troubles with them, such as dishonesty, disobedience, and naughty shenanigans. However, Mrs. Jo, alongside her...
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LibriVox recording of Little Women (version 4) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Little Women is the classic story of the March family, which consists of Mr. and Mrs. March and their four girls–Practical, yet fashion conscious, Meg, who longs for the nice things they used to have. Rambunctious, book worm, Jo, who wants to become a writer and wishes she were born a boy. Shy and quiet, home loving, Beth, who loves to play the piano and play with her kitties. Finally,...
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LibriVox recording of Shawl-Straps: A Second Series of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Rachel; Eleanor Howard; BettyB; JDGavin Unlike the other volumes in this series, which are books of childrens' stories, Shawl-Straps is a novel. It is the story of Amanda, Matilda, and Lavinia, three sisters who are travelling in Europe. The book is based on Louisa May Alcott's own travels with her sister. She states in the preface: "There is a sort of fate about writing...
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LibriVox recording of Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. Narrated by Elizabeth Klett with a full cast. Louisa May Alcott's beloved 1868 novel is about the four March girls - Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy - who are growing up in Massachusetts during the Civil War. As the novel opens, their father is away at war, and the girls are struggling to be good and to reconcile themselves to their relative poverty. Each has her trials to deal with, and they are encouraged by their loving mother, and by their...
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LibriVox recording of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag, Vol. 5 by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Lois Beachy Yoder; Rachel; Lydia Bateman; Will Levine; Diana Schmidt; Carol; KHand; readread; SionedV; flutterby93 A book of short stories by Louisa May Alcott, author of Little Women and Eight Cousins . It includes Two Little Travellers , a story about two very different little girls, Lunch , a story of two women who resolve to stop the schoolboys from eating unhealthy lunches, How They Camped Out , a...
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LibriVox recording of Jo's Boys, by Louisa May Alcott. Jo's Boys is the third book in the Little Women trilogy by Louisa May Alcott, published in 1886. In it, Jo's "children", now grown, are caught up in real world troubles. All three books - although fiction - are highly autobiographical and describe characters that were really in Alcott's life. This book contains romance as the childhood playmates become flirtatious young men and women. The characters are growing up, going out into...
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LibriVox recording of Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Clarica. This is the story of Rose, a rich but lonely and sickly girl who has been recently orphaned and sent to live with her maiden aunts. When Rose's guardian, Uncle Alec, returns from abroad he takes over her care. Through his unorthodox theories about child-rearing and her exposure to the exploits of her seven male cousins and numerous aunts, Rose becomes happier and healthier, cured of many of her fears and prejudices. She...
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Librivox recording of Good Wives by Louisa May Alcott Read by LibriVox Volunteers. Louisa May Alcott's overwhelming success dated from the appearance of the first part of Little Women: or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, (1868) a semi-autobiographical account of her childhood years with her sisters in Concord, Massachusetts. Part two, or Part Second, also known as Good Wives, (1869) followed the March sisters into adulthood and their respective marriages. (Summary from Wikipedia) For more free...
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 readings of A Song from the Suds, by Louisa May Alcott, author of novels like Little Women. This was the fortnightly poem for June 7-21, 2015. Read in English by Chris Pyle; Domenica Campbell; David Lawrence; Newgatenovelist; Ezwa; fshort; Garth Burton; Greg Giordano; Kit Noussis; Larry Wilson; Leonard Wilson; Maria Kasper; NoelBadrian; Rosslyn Carlyle; Rachel and Vanessa Garcia. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
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LibriVox recording of 4 Stories by Louisa May Alcott by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Roohi; Christine Lehman; Kathleen Moore; Diana Schmidt Here are four delightful short stories written by the famous author specifically for girls. As she says in the tiny preface "These stories were written for my own amusement during a period of enforced seclusion. The flowers which were my solace and pleasure suggested titles for the tales and gave an interest to the work. If my girls find a...
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LibriVox recording of Jack and Jill (Dramatic Reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Librivox Volunteers. When Jack and Jill tumble off their sled on the first good snow of the season, their injuries cause them to be bedridden for many months, putting an end to their fun and frolics. Their parents and friends fill their days with the joys of Christmas preparations, a theatrical production and many other imaginative events. Both learn how to become better friends to each other and...
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LibriVox recording of Jo's Boys (version 2 Dramatic Reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Jo’s little men and women are grown up and entering new stages of life. Along with discovering their individual niches, there are lots of lessons to study, plays to perform, and parties to attend… and love is undeniably in the air. When three of Jo’s most beloved boys embark on journeys of their own, they encounter some of the most difficult challenges ever faced in...
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LibriVox recording of An Old-Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott Country-girl Polly Milton visits her fashionable cousins in the city, who make fun of her old-fashioned values. Will Polly adapt to city life? A coming-of-age novel by Louisa May Alcott, published in 1870. (Summary by Gesine) 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 free audio...
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LibriVox recording of An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving, by Louisa May Alcott. When a neighbor brings word that Grandma is sick, Mr. and Mrs. Bassett hurry off to tend to her, leaving their seven children to prepare for Thanksgiving on their own. The story of the adventures of Eph, Tilly, Prue, Seth, Sol, Roxy, and Rhody Bassett as they go sledding, face bears, tell old stories, and wrestle with plum puddings is a holiday treat fit to make anyone stop and count their own blessings. (Summary by Eden...
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LibriVox recording of ROSE IN BLOOM, by LOUISA MAY ALCOTT. Read by Maria Therese. Opening several years after the close of "Eight Cousins", we find Rose coming home fresh from a voyage overseas, to find much changed about her. Now of a marriageable age and heiress to a fortune, Rose finds joy,sorrow, and finally love await her -- as the Rose is finally ready to bloom into a good, strong, sweet and true woman. This sequel to Eight Cousins was written by Louisa May Alcott, the author of...
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LibriVox recording of My Doves by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Bev J Stevens; Bruce Kachuk; Chris Pyle; Esther ben Simonides; Greg Giordano; Gemma L Myers; Joe Brenneman; Jason Mills; Leonard Wilson; Rosslyn Carlyle; Rachel Librivox volunteers bring you eleven readings of My Doves, by Louisa May Alcott. This was the fortnightly poem for December 21, 2014 - January 4, 2015 - Summary by Rachel For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
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Librivox recording of A Garland For Girls by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Lorelle Anderson. "These stories were written for my own amusement during a period of enforced seclusion. The flowers which were my solace and pleasure suggested titles for the tales and gave an interest to the work. If my girls find a little beauty or sunshine in these common blossoms, their old friend will not have made her Garland in vain." - L.M. Alcott, September, 1887 For more free audiobooks, or to become a...
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LibriVox recording of Eight Cousins (Version 3) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Marina Eight Cousins, or The Aunt-Hill was published in 1875 by American novelist Louisa May Alcott. It is the story of Rose Campbell, a lonely and sickly girl who has been recently orphaned and must now reside with her maiden great aunts, who are the matriarchs of her wealthy Boston family. When Rose's guardian, Uncle Alec, returns from abroad, he takes over her care. She is suddenly confronted with a male...
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LibriVox recording of Under the Lilacs (version 3, dramatic reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. When a raggedy boy from the circus limps into the lives of the Moss family, he is unlike any child they have ever met. With his devoted and clever dog, Sancho, at his side, Ben’s amazing stunts from the big top and kindly, eager persona win the hearts of the Mosses, as well as the nurturing affection of his new mistress, Miss Celia, and the friendship of her...
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LibriVox recording of Comic Tragedies, by Louisa May Alcott. Fans of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women will remember the elaborate plays which the March sisters loved to perform. This volume, published after Alcott's death, is a compilation of the real plays written by her and her sisters, which were fictionalized in Little Women. (Summary by Arielle Lipshaw) Cast: Actor 1: Algy Pug Actor 2: Marty Kris Actor 3: Matthew Reece Actor 4: Peter Bishop Actor 5: John Steigerwald Actor 6: David Lawrence...
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LibriVox recording of Little Women , by Louisa May Alcott. Little Women is the classic story of the March family, which consists of Mr. and Mrs. March and their four girls--practical, yet fashion conscious, Meg, who longs for the nice things they used to have. Rambunctious, book worm, Jo, who wants to become a writer and wishes she were born a boy. Shy and quiet, home-loving Beth, who loves to play the piano and play with her kitties. Finally, the youngest, artistic Amy, who longs for an...
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LibriVox recording of Aunt Jo's Scrapbag , by Louisa May Alcott. A collection of short stories by Louisa May Alcott that were written with the intent to entertain the whole family and to fill children's heads with wonder and delight. 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 free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit...
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LibriVox recording of The Mysterious Key and What It Opened by Louisa May Alcott. Read by ashleighjane In this delightful short story, we discover the secrets of the Trevlyn family. 'The Mysterious Key and What it Opened' is a mystery entwined with romance (Introduction by ashleighjane) 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 free audio...
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LibriVox recording of Pauline's Passion and Punishment, by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Elizabeth Klett Before she wrote Little Women and Little Men, Louisa, writing under the pseudonym A.M. Barnard, had this `blood and thunder' thriller (as she called them) published in 1863 by a weekly pulp magazine. This was during the period when Louisa worked a nurse during the American Civil war. The rigid and unfair roles of men and women of this period, their expectations and desires, plays a large part...
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LibriVox recording of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag Vol. 6 by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Gloria Begemann; S R Colon; Rachel; Kathleen Moore; jaya; JudyDerby; Jennifer Duval Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag is now full. This, the last volume, is another book of short stories, including An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving Shadow-Children , The Whale's Story , and eight more charming stories for all ages, written by Louisa May Alcott, author of Little Women and Eight Cousins . The series is not about any characters...
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LibriVox recording of EIGHT COUSINS, by LOUISA MAY ALCOTT. Read by Maria Therese. This is the story of Rose Campbell, a rich but lonely and sickly girl who has been recently orphaned and sent to live with her maiden aunts. When Rose’s guardian, Uncle Alec, returns from abroad he takes over her care. Through his unorthodox theories about child-rearing and her exposure to the exploits of her seven male cousins and numerous aunts, Rose becomes happier and healthier. At the end of a year, she is...
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LibriVox recording of Flower Fables by Louisa May Alcott Flower Fables is Louisa May Alcott's first book, penned at 16 for Ralph Waldo Emerson's daughter, Ellen.(Summary by Clarica) 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 free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . Download M4B (96MB)
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 13 recordings of Lullaby by Louisa May Alcott. This was the Weekly Poetry project for October 4th, 2009. 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 free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . Download M4B (7MB)
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LibriVox recording of "Hospital Sketches" by Louisa May Alcott, read by Aaron Elliott. Alcott in 1862 served as a nurse in Georgetown, D.C during the Civil War. She wrote home what she observed there. Those harrowing and sometimes humorous letters compiled make up Hospital Sketches. (Summary by Aaron Elliott) 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...
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LibriVox recording of Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Abigail Rasmussen. This story follows the lives of four sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. Set in the tumultuous days of the American Civil war, readers grow to love the four sisters as they grow and mature into young women. This book has characters any girl can relate to because each of the four March sisters has a unique and different personality. A story that the young and old have enjoyed for years, this book truly is a classic....
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LibriVox recording of An Old-Fashioned Girl, by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Jennette Selig. Polly Milton, a 14-year-old country girl, visits her friend Fanny Shaw and her wealthy family in the city for the first time. Poor Polly is overwhelmed by the splendor at the Shaws' and their urbanized, fashionable lifestyles, fancy clothes and some other habits she considers weird and, mostly, unlikable. However, Polly's warmth, support and kindness eventually win her the hearts of all the family...
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LibriVox recording of Les Quatre filles du docteur Marsch by Louisa May Alcott. (Translated by P.-J. Stahl.) Read in French by Christiane Jehanne. Roman célèbre écrit en français par P.-J. STAHL (Pierre-Jules HETZEL), d’après le texte si connu de Louisa May ALCOTT. « Il y eut un livre où je crus reconnaître mon visage et mon destin : Les quatre filles du Docteur March, de Louisa May Alcott. » - Simone de Beauvoir Une famille heureuse, quatre jeunes filles, Meg, Jo, Beth et Amy. Un...
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LibriVox recording of An Old-Fashioned Girl (Dramatic Reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by volunteer readers. When country girl Polly Milton comes to visit her friend Fanny Shaw, city life isn’t all she had hoped it would be. Thrown in the middle of a dysfunctional family, Polly remembers the teachings of her wise mother, and does her best to plant seeds of cheerfulness, honesty, and respect -- and teaching virtue by example. Four years later, Polly returns to scratch out a...
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LibriVox recording of Moods by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by Laura Riley; JayFoxe; Kathleen Moore; Lynda Marie Neilson; Jeni McCann; cathicol; Corrinne LePage; Sherri Lothridge "Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its own focus." Emerson. This quote opens the story of Sylvia, an intelligent and "unreasonable" 19th...
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LibriVox recording of The Abbot's Ghost or Maurice Treherne's Temptation by Louisa May Alcott Written by Louisa May Alcott under her pseudonym, A. M. Barnard, this Christmas story deals with the themes of love and defending one's honor. Although he is disinherited and poor, Maurice Traherne tries to win the hand of his love, Octavia.(Summary by Jennifer Stearns) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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LibriVox recording of Behind a Mask by Louisa May Alcott. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Fans of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women will remember that her heroine Jo wrote racy novels before turning her hand to more "serious" literature. Alcott, writing under the pseudonym A. M. Barnard, often did the same, and Behind a Mask (1866) is one of her sensation novels. It focuses on Jean Muir, who enters the home of the wealthy Coventry family as governess to their sixteen-year-old daughter. But is...
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LibriVox recording of Little Men (Version 4 Dramatic Reading) by Louisa May Alcott. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Little Men is the sequel to Louisa May Alcott's bestselling book Little Women. It opens as Jo March and her husband Fritz Bhaer begin a school for boys, called Plumfield. The book follows the escapades of the Plumfield boys and the children of Jo, Amy and Meg as mischief, laughter and love fill the school. - Summary by Rachel Cast List: Narrator: Lynette Caulkins Nat...
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LibriVox recording of Little Men (version 2), by Louisa May Alcott Little Men follows the life of Jo Bhaer and the students who live and learn at the Plumfield Estate School that she runs with her husband, Professor Bhaer. The mischievous children, whom she loves and cares for as her own, learn valuable lessons as they become proper gentlemen and ladies. We also get cameo appearances of almost all the characters found in the previous books, almost all of them happy and well. Meg's older two...
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LibriVox recording of Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa may Alcott It is one of "several nineteenth-century novels [which] uncovers the changes in women's work in the new industrial era, as well as the dilemmas, tensions, and the meaning of that work" The story depicts the struggles of a young woman trying to support herself. The main character, Christie Devon, works outside the home in a variety of different jobs, but the end of her story marks "the beginning of a new career...
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