Pollyanna of the Orange Blossoms


Read by Claire Schreuder

(4.6 stars; 32 reviews)

Pollyanna marries sweetheart Jimmy Pendleton, and together they move to start their married life in Boston. The book follows their many adventures of marriage, setting up home in a new city, having visitors, and many other events, including Jimmy's signing up to fight during WWI. Throughout the uplifting book, Pollyanna continues to play her characteristic 'Glad Game' and tries to encourage others to do the same. (Summary by Claire) (6 hr 25 min)

Chapters

When the Game Played Itself 12:02 Read by Claire Schreuder
A Rainy Wedding Day 15:35 Read by Claire Schreuder
Honeymoon Satellites 21:08 Read by Claire Schreuder
Accidents Will Happen 13:35 Read by Claire Schreuder
Two of a Kind 15:47 Read by Claire Schreuder
Company 20:09 Read by Claire Schreuder
Pollyanna and the Law 18:30 Read by Claire Schreuder
Jimmy Forgets Something 15:45 Read by Claire Schreuder
The Storm Breaks 15:05 Read by Claire Schreuder
The Sublime and the Ridiculous 17:27 Read by Claire Schreuder
Pandora's Box 19:44 Read by Claire Schreuder
An Excuse for a Christmas Tree 23:21 Read by Claire Schreuder
The Dilemma 17:36 Read by Claire Schreuder
A Story Re-Told 16:42 Read by Claire Schreuder
Jimmy Has a Birthday 13:48 Read by Claire Schreuder
Gladys Sticks to the Game 17:22 Read by Claire Schreuder
Sauce for the Goose 13:48 Read by Claire Schreuder
Trying Out the Game 11:25 Read by Claire Schreuder
Secrets 13:06 Read by Claire Schreuder
Breaking Up 12:53 Read by Claire Schreuder
Good-Bye 16:07 Read by Claire Schreuder
Pollyanna Does Her Bit 20:29 Read by Claire Schreuder
Read Over a Soldier's Shoulder 9:53 Read by Claire Schreuder
Jimmy Knows a Good Thing 14:09 Read by Claire Schreuder

Reviews


(5 stars)

The narrator was excellent and the story rather didactic. I loved learning homemaking, marriage, and general life lessons from Pollyanna.

sweet


(4.5 stars)

Nice to see the the romantic side of Pollyanna