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Little Heathens - Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression

Mildred Kalish

One of the 10 Best Books of 2007 (New York Times Book Review), Mildred Armstrong Kalish’s Little Heathens is a compelling memoir of her hardscrabble life on an Iowa farm during the 1930s. With no electricity or indoor plumbing and with little heat or money on the farm, Mildred learns to find joy in the priceless blessings of life. “This … intelligent memoir … radiates the joy of a vanished way of life.” —Booklist

One of the 10 Best Books of 2007 (New York Times Book Review), Mildred Armstrong Kalish’s Little Heathens is a compelling memoir of her hardscrabble life on an Iowa farm during the 1930s. With no electricity or indoor plumbing and with little heat or money on the farm, Mildred learns to find joy in the priceless blessings of life. “This … intelligent memoir … radiates the joy of a vanished way of life.” —Booklist
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One of the 10 Best Books of 2007 (New York Times Book Review), Mildred Armstrong Kalish’s Little Heathens is a compelling memoir of her hardscrabble life on an Iowa farm during the 1930s. With no electricity or indoor plumbing and with little heat or money on the farm, Mildred learns to find joy in the priceless blessings of life. “This … intelligent memoir … radiates the joy of a vanished way of life.” —Booklist

Language:

English

Narrators:

Ruth Ann Phimister

Length:

9h 13m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

11:52


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

25:18


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

14:36


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

22:55


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

18:38


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

26:28


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

11:12


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

28:24


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

22:13


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

26:15


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

25:35


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

56:16


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

07:04


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

04:02


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

09:29


Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 15

12:00


Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 16

10:34


Part 3, Chapter 17
Part 3, Chapter 17

19:48


Part 3, Chapter 18
Part 3, Chapter 18

06:25


Part 3, Chapter 19
Part 3, Chapter 19

17:38


Part 3, Chapter 20
Part 3, Chapter 20

07:42


Part 3, Chapter 21
Part 3, Chapter 21

00:01


Part 3, Chapter 22
Part 3, Chapter 22

11:47


Part 4, Chapter 23
Part 4, Chapter 23

21:34


Part 4, Chapter 24
Part 4, Chapter 24

17:54


Part 4, Chapter 25
Part 4, Chapter 25

18:39


Part 4, Chapter 26
Part 4, Chapter 26

06:02


Part 4, Chapter 27
Part 4, Chapter 27

08:28


Part 4, Chapter 28
Part 4, Chapter 28

19:50


Part 4, Chapter 29
Part 4, Chapter 29

16:57


Part 4, Chapter 30
Part 4, Chapter 30

45:59


Part 4, Chapter 31
Part 4, Chapter 31

01:42