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Adrift in New York

Horatio Alger

John Linden is a very wealthy man. The people who should inherit his property are his nephew, Curtis Waring, his niece Florence Linden, and his long lost son - if alive. John thinks it would be best if Florence and Curtis were married, and makes it a requirement if Florence wishes to have any of the property. A boy named Dodger was sent to steal one of the wills of John Linden so that Curtis would inherit all the property. But Florence prevents Dodger from stealing, and they become friends… To the shock of her uncle and cousin, she decides to leave her uncle's house with Dodger instead of marrying Curtis. And what then? Would she be able to get used to being poor? And will she be poor for ever? Adrift in New York? (Summary by Stav Nisser)

John Linden is a very wealthy man. The people who should inherit his property are his nephew, Curtis Waring, his niece Florence Linden, and his long lost son - if alive. John thinks it would be best if Florence and Curtis were married, and makes it a requirement if Florence wishes to have any of the property. A boy named Dodger was sent to steal one of the wills of John Linden so that Curtis would inherit all the property. But Florence prevents Dodger from stealing, and they become friends… To the shock of her uncle and cousin, she decides to leave her uncle's house with Dodger instead of marrying Curtis. And what then? Would she be able to get used to being poor? And will she be poor for ever? Adrift in New York? (Summary by Stav Nisser)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

John Linden is a very wealthy man. The people who should inherit his property are his nephew, Curtis Waring, his niece Florence Linden, and his long lost son - if alive. John thinks it would be best if Florence and Curtis were married, and makes it a requirement if Florence wishes to have any of the property. A boy named Dodger was sent to steal one of the wills of John Linden so that Curtis would inherit all the property. But Florence prevents Dodger from stealing, and they become friends… To the shock of her uncle and cousin, she decides to leave her uncle's house with Dodger instead of marrying Curtis. And what then? Would she be able to get used to being poor? And will she be poor for ever? Adrift in New York? (Summary by Stav Nisser)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

4h 52m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

17:21


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

15:39


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

16:30


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:01


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:34


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

15:14


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

15:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:41


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

14:07


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:20


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:58


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

14:13


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:50


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:26


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

15:32


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:40


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

15:40