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    • Gold Mountain

    • By: Gwendolen Lampshire Hayden, Pearl Clements Gischler, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Susan Muse
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
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    The two children watched and waved until the figures grew smaller and smaller. At last the big, white-topped wagon rolled slowly around a bend in the dusty road. Then they could no longer see their old farm. Daniel and Betsy blinked their blue eyes before they looked at each other. Daniel and Besty's family are some of the very first people to arrive on a little mountain in Oregon where gold was discovered. It's not long until a whole town of muslin tents pops up. Will the family find gold, and if they do, can they find a place to hide it?

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    • Trini, the Strawberry Girl

    • By: Johanna Spyri, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Maryanne Martin
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
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    From the author of the children's classic Heidi comes Trini, The Strawberry Girl and Little Miss Grasshopper

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    • The Adventures of Phillippe

    • By: Gwendolyn Bowers, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Hayden Clegg
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
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    In the 17th century, a boy named Philippe travels from France to seek his father in the New World. Things do not go as planned, and Philippe finds himself in Quebec with no money and no idea where his father is...Follow the courageous steps of this young hero as he makes friends, learns about life in the harsh New World, and experiences exciting adventures.

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    • A Yard for John

    • By: Eleanor Clymer, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Maryanne Martin
    • Length: 1 hr and 44 mins
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    When John Taylor and his parents move from their apartment in the big city to a house in the suburbs, the adventure has just begun. With a big backyard and woods to explore, he quickly finds that there is a whole exciting world to discover with his new friend, Jim. As the boys search for answers to the mystery that they uncover, they learn that treasured friendships can be found in the most unexpected of places.

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    • Girl with a Musket

    • By: Florence Parker Simister, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Susan Muse
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
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    Eighteen-year-old Anne is faced with two choices: enter into the security of a happy marriage, like the other young ladies around her, or fulfill her patriotic desire to fight for her country. Posing as a young man, she enlists in the United States Army and joins the fight for freedom amid harsh conditions, dangerous missions, and even betrayal. Through it all, Anne learns valuable lessons of love, courage, and the true meaning of patriotism. Will Anne's secret identity keep her safe, or will betrayal and the need to survive put her in harm's way?

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    • Jade Dragons

    • By: Florence Wightman Rowland, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Abram Felsch
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
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    If Wong Ting­­-a river boy in China-had extra coins, he would buy a copper kettle for his mother and a desperately needed new fishing net for his father. For himself, Wong Ting wanted something that money could not buy. In his heart was a secret wish. Only he knew what it was: Wong Ting wanted to walk on the land. This wish is kept hidden for a time as Wong Ting works hard with his family upon their sampan. A raging storm starts a series of exciting events, as the family's sampan is blown down the angry river out of control toward the open sea.

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    • Boy of the Pyramids

    • By: Ruth Fosdick Jones, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Susan Muse
    • Length: 2 hrs and 30 mins
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    Boy of the Pyramids is the heartwarming story of the unlikely friendship that forms between an Egyptian nobleman's son, Kaffe, and Sari, a slave girl from the Sinai region.

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    • Juddie

    • By: Florence Wightman Rowland, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Boyd
    • Length: 2 hrs and 38 mins
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    Juddie lay for a while staring up at the twinkling stars overhead. Spread thickly across the dark, clear heavens, they looked close enough to touch. "Someday," Juddie thought, "when I can read, I'll find out more about the stars from books." Ever since Juddie can remember, he has wanted to learn how to read and write. The nearest school, however, is many miles away, and Pa needs Juddie to help work their farm. With wonderful, vivid writing, Florence Wightman Rowland tells a heartwarming story that explores the adventures of a hardworking, lively young man.

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    • The Three Gold Doubloons

    • By: Edith Thacher Hurd, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Abram Felsch
    • Length: 3 hrs and 25 mins
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    Tom drew back into the shadow of the wall, for at that moment, the gate opened, and two of the governor's black horses appeared, pulling a large wagon behind them. Tom could just make out the dark forms of several men crouching low on the seat. The horses' hooves must have been padded, for they scarcely made a sound, even on the cobblestones of the courtyard. 

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    • The Journey of Ching Lai

    • By: Eleanor Frances Lattimore, The Good and the Beautiful
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Boyd
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
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    One beautiful day, Ching Lai and his cousin are surprised to find a riderless black donkey coming down the path. Trying to look courageous to his cousin, Ching Lai climbs on the donkey's back. When the donkey starts to trot away, Ching Lai does not dare get off. Trying not to worry, Ching Lai waits for the donkey to tire and stop, but it goes all day without stopping. Ching Lai soon finds himself far away from his mountain home and caught in a journey that takes him farther and farther away.  

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