A Little Girl in Old Boston


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(4.8 stars; 2 reviews)

Doris, an orphan from England, arrives in Boston and adapts to life in America. As she grows up, she undergoes many adventures and experiences the 1812 war. Summary by Elsie Selwyn.

Cast List:

Narrator: KevinS
Doris: Navin Winthrop Adams: ToddHW
Mr. Leverett: Jim Hilgen
Mrs. Leverett: Mickey Lee Rich
Warren Leverett: Eiljah Fisher
Betty Leverett: Jenn Broda
Aunt Priscilla: Lisanne Lavoie
Madam Royall: Foon
Mrs. Manning: Anita Sloma-Martinez
Cary Adams: Adam Bielka
Miss Recompense: Lydia
Electa King: Leanne Yau

Additional characters read by: lorda, Ulrike Denis, Sage Tyrtle, Marilyn Rakes, Campbell Schelp, Lola Janie, Anita Sloma-Martinez, Nemo, Arthur Nascimento, Luke Castle, B L Newman, Mickey Lee Rich, LikeManyWaters , JazzyGirl, Pseudonymous Nerd, Betsy Walker, Eiljah Fisher, ZoinkMeister Patrick.

Edited by: Linette Geisel
Proof listeners: Elsie Selwyn, Linette Geisel, and Gillian Hendrie. (11 hr 15 min)

Chapters

Dramatis Personae and CHAPTER I. Doris 26:18 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER II. In a New Home 27:16 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER III. Aunt Priscilla 22:51 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER IV. Out to Tea 27:25 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER V. A Morning at School 28:56 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER VI. A Birthday Party 29:57 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER VII. About a Gown 29:57 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER VIII. Sinful or Not? 27:25 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER IX. What Winter Brought 43:23 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER X. Concerning Many Things 27:24 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XI. A Little Christmas 31:31 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XII. A Children's Party 32:42 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XIII. Various Opinions of Little Girls 28:39 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XIV. In the Spring 24:13 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XV. A Freedom Suit 31:46 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XVI. A Summer in Boston 32:48 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XVII. Another Girl 25:17 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XVIII. Winter and Sorrow 27:23 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XIX. The High Resolve of Youth 26:39 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XX. A Visitor for Doris 32:14 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XXI. Elizabeth and—Peace 29:28 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XXII. Cary Adams 20:56 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XXIII. The Cost of Womanhood 29:15 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
CHAPTER XXIV. The Bloom of Life—Love 11:45 Read by LibriVox Volunteers

Reviews


(5 stars)

Nice classic heart warming . Most of the characters have done a splendid job Dorris , Warren, Winthrop, Betty , Aunt Préscille, and more, the narrator is wonderful as well.