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Ghosts in the Gallery

Barbara Brooks Wallace

Even though her family has very little money, 11-year-old Jenny loves her life in China. But after her stepfather dies unexpectedly, and her mother falls ill with a deadly lung disease, Jenny’s world unravels. Suddenly she finds herself on a long ocean voyage to America--to live with a grandfather she has never seen. Jenny wonders what it will be like living with her rich grandfather. But when she arrives, she discovers she isn’t expected--and no one believes her story. With nowhere else to go, she accepts the position of servant girl there. But her troubles have only begun. As Jenny dusts and scrubs, she learns the great, gloomy house holds shadowy secrets and hidden dangers. Edgar Award-winning author Barbara Brooks Wallace pens historical mysteries filled with riveting suspense and authentic details. In this Victorian tale of betrayal and deception, she portrays a young girl building a new life in spite of overwhelming odds. Narrator Christina Moore’s dramatic performance highlights the tension as it builds to the startling climax.

Even though her family has very little money, 11-year-old Jenny loves her life in China. But after her stepfather dies unexpectedly, and her mother falls ill with a deadly lung disease, Jenny’s world unravels. Suddenly she finds herself on a long ocean voyage to America--to live with a grandfather she has never seen. Jenny wonders what it will be like living with her rich grandfather. But when she arrives, she discovers she isn’t expected--and no one believes her story. With nowhere else to go, she accepts the position of servant girl there. But her troubles have only begun. As Jenny dusts and scrubs, she learns the great, gloomy house holds shadowy secrets and hidden dangers. Edgar Award-winning author Barbara Brooks Wallace pens historical mysteries filled with riveting suspense and authentic details. In this Victorian tale of betrayal and deception, she portrays a young girl building a new life in spite of overwhelming odds. Narrator Christina Moore’s dramatic performance highlights the tension as it builds to the startling climax.
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Even though her family has very little money, 11-year-old Jenny loves her life in China. But after her stepfather dies unexpectedly, and her mother falls ill with a deadly lung disease, Jenny’s world unravels. Suddenly she finds herself on a long ocean voyage to America--to live with a grandfather she has never seen. Jenny wonders what it will be like living with her rich grandfather. But when she arrives, she discovers she isn’t expected--and no one believes her story. With nowhere else to go, she accepts the position of servant girl there. But her troubles have only begun. As Jenny dusts and scrubs, she learns the great, gloomy house holds shadowy secrets and hidden dangers. Edgar Award-winning author Barbara Brooks Wallace pens historical mysteries filled with riveting suspense and authentic details. In this Victorian tale of betrayal and deception, she portrays a young girl building a new life in spite of overwhelming odds. Narrator Christina Moore’s dramatic performance highlights the tension as it builds to the startling climax.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Christina Moore

Length:

4h 27m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:15


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:22


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

11:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

10:11


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

18:56


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:45


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

19:02


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

13:51


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

13:04


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

16:12


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:14


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

11:14


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

08:33


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

11:32


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

11:02


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

23:11


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

30:05


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:44