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Laddie

Gene Stratton-Porter

LADDIE, is a captivating, good-humored look at family life in the early 1900’s in a small farming community in Indiana. The story is told in the first person narrative by the youngest in a family of twelve children, known only as “Little Sister”. Through her eyes the listener experiences the lives, loves, and tribulations of her family. But it is Laddie, her eighteen-year-old brother, whom she is the most proud. Life becomes complicated when Laddie falls in love with a British girl. A clash of cultures and values has both Laddie’s parents, and those of his sweethearts at odds, forcing the young couple to find a way to make their budding romance work.

LADDIE, is a captivating, good-humored look at family life in the early 1900’s in a small farming community in Indiana. The story is told in the first person narrative by the youngest in a family of twelve children, known only as “Little Sister”. Through her eyes the listener experiences the lives, loves, and tribulations of her family. But it is Laddie, her eighteen-year-old brother, whom she is the most proud. Life becomes complicated when Laddie falls in love with a British girl. A clash of cultures and values has both Laddie’s parents, and those of his sweethearts at odds, forcing the young couple to find a way to make their budding romance work.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

LADDIE, is a captivating, good-humored look at family life in the early 1900’s in a small farming community in Indiana. The story is told in the first person narrative by the youngest in a family of twelve children, known only as “Little Sister”. Through her eyes the listener experiences the lives, loves, and tribulations of her family. But it is Laddie, her eighteen-year-old brother, whom she is the most proud. Life becomes complicated when Laddie falls in love with a British girl. A clash of cultures and values has both Laddie’s parents, and those of his sweethearts at odds, forcing the young couple to find a way to make their budding romance work.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Laurie Klein

Length:

14h 39m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

46:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

55:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

47:42


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

37:07


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

30:37


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

28:51


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:02:38


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

44:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

52:15


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

59:23


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

37:36


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:05:46


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:12:56


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

45:29


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

37:18


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

58:27


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:05:34


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

30:46