Kilmeny of the Orchard (version 2 Dramatic Reading)


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(4.6 stars; 22 reviews)

A short and sweet romance by the author of "Anne of Green Gables", Kilmeny of the Orchard is a story about a schoolteacher (Eric) who goes to Prince Edward Island and meets a beautiful but mysterious girl. Who is she? Why doesn't she speak? Why don't her guardians ever let her out? As Eric explores the answers to these questions, he slowly but surely falls in love with the mysterious girl. Will she ever speak to him? Summary by Beth Thomas

Narrator: Shakira Searle
Eric Marshall: Levi Throckmorton
Kilmeny Gordon: Woolly Bee
Thomas Gordon: Natalie Paula
Janet Gordon / John Reid: Kimberly Krause
Robert Williamson: Vanessa Cooley
Mrs. Williamson: Kristin Gjerløw
Mr. Marshall: Truman Thames
Dr. David Baker: T. Layne
Neil Gordon: K. Hand
Mrs. Rebecca Reid: Lydia
Old Mr. Gordon: James Callaghan
Professor / Alexander Tracy: MaryAnne
Larry West: Beth Thomas
A Farmer: David Olson

Audio edited by Kristin Gjerløw

(4 hr 5 min)

Chapters

Chapter 1: The Thoughts of Youth 17:32 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 2: A Letter of Destiny 10:19 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 3: The Master of Lindsay School 9:14 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 4: A Tea-table Conversation 12:20 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 5: A Phantom of Delight 19:00 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 6: The Story of Kilmeny 17:58 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 7: A Rose of Womanhood 15:00 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 8: At The Gate of Eden 8:19 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 9: The Straight Simplicity of Eve 14:53 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 10: A Troubling of the Waters 11:34 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 11: A Lover and His Lass 8:45 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 12: A Prisoner of Love 20:12 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 13: A Sweeter Woman Ne’er Drew Breath 19:44 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 14: In Her Selfless Mood 5:58 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 15: An Old Unhappy Far-Off Thing 15:14 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 16: David Baker’s Opinion 15:56 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 17: A Broken Fetter 8:34 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 18: Neil Gordon Solves his own Problem 7:57 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Chapter 19: Victor from Vanquished Issues 7:11 Read by LibriVox Volunteers

Reviews

beautiful!

(5 stars)

I don't believe Lucy Maud Montgomery wrote a sweeter love story than this one. The gentle purity and sweet meekness of Kimeny was beautiful! Simply breaktaking! A must read! Five Star! Wonderful dramatic reading!

I love this book!❤❤❤

(5 stars)

Lucy Maud Montgomery is such an amazing author! I really enjoyed the readers as well. This is such a sweet and romantic story that I absolutely loved!

(4 stars)

The readers did an excellent job. the story is a bit overly romantic for my taste, but good.

I love this story

(5 stars)

Wonderful job reading u guys! I loved it!!!