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Freckles

Gene Stratton-Porter

FRECKLES of the Limberlost Swamp, has entertained millions of people since the turn of the century. It is an engaging story about a courageous young man determined to overcome the hardships life has handed him and make a better life for himself. Left as an abused and handicapped child on the steps of an orphanage, Freckles grows up under horrid conditions. Unwilling to let his past defeat him, he sets out to make his way in the world. Uneducated, and unskilled, Freckles beats the odds, and lands a job with the Grand Rapid Lumber Co. as the timber watchman. But in order to keep the job he must face malicious timber thieves, snakes, and other creatures in the swamp. Like everything he does, Freckles attacks the challenges he faces with strength and determination, gaining the respect and admiration of his boss, co-workers, and even the creatures of the Limberlost swamp.

FRECKLES of the Limberlost Swamp, has entertained millions of people since the turn of the century. It is an engaging story about a courageous young man determined to overcome the hardships life has handed him and make a better life for himself. Left as an abused and handicapped child on the steps of an orphanage, Freckles grows up under horrid conditions. Unwilling to let his past defeat him, he sets out to make his way in the world. Uneducated, and unskilled, Freckles beats the odds, and lands a job with the Grand Rapid Lumber Co. as the timber watchman. But in order to keep the job he must face malicious timber thieves, snakes, and other creatures in the swamp. Like everything he does, Freckles attacks the challenges he faces with strength and determination, gaining the respect and admiration of his boss, co-workers, and even the creatures of the Limberlost swamp.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

FRECKLES of the Limberlost Swamp, has entertained millions of people since the turn of the century. It is an engaging story about a courageous young man determined to overcome the hardships life has handed him and make a better life for himself. Left as an abused and handicapped child on the steps of an orphanage, Freckles grows up under horrid conditions. Unwilling to let his past defeat him, he sets out to make his way in the world. Uneducated, and unskilled, Freckles beats the odds, and lands a job with the Grand Rapid Lumber Co. as the timber watchman. But in order to keep the job he must face malicious timber thieves, snakes, and other creatures in the swamp. Like everything he does, Freckles attacks the challenges he faces with strength and determination, gaining the respect and admiration of his boss, co-workers, and even the creatures of the Limberlost swamp.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Mary Starkey

Length:

7h 44m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:02


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:28


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

20:52


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

34:13


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

51:13


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

24:20


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

21:10


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

24:41


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

12:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

13:20


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

16:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

30:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

23:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

24:20


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

15:00


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

18:16


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

26:19


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

32:22


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

21:38


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:40


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:12