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Ragged Dick

Horatio Alger

Horatio Alger, Jr. was well known for his best-selling series of books highlighting “the American Dream” of poor boys making good and becoming rich and successful through “luck and pluck”. Ragged Dick was the first in this niche, and follows the adventures of Dick Hunter, a ragged bootblack as he makes the decision to “grow up ’spectable”, and how he goes about achieving his goals through the help of his friends, his inherent honesty, and his belief in hard work and study. (Summary by Alice)

Horatio Alger, Jr. was well known for his best-selling series of books highlighting “the American Dream” of poor boys making good and becoming rich and successful through “luck and pluck”. Ragged Dick was the first in this niche, and follows the adventures of Dick Hunter, a ragged bootblack as he makes the decision to “grow up ’spectable”, and how he goes about achieving his goals through the help of his friends, his inherent honesty, and his belief in hard work and study. (Summary by Alice)
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Description:

Horatio Alger, Jr. was well known for his best-selling series of books highlighting “the American Dream” of poor boys making good and becoming rich and successful through “luck and pluck”. Ragged Dick was the first in this niche, and follows the adventures of Dick Hunter, a ragged bootblack as he makes the decision to “grow up ’spectable”, and how he goes about achieving his goals through the help of his friends, his inherent honesty, and his belief in hard work and study. (Summary by Alice)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

4h 37m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:13


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

18:55


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:03


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

18:23


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

23:30


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

21:01


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

20:15


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

21:33


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

22:31


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

23:41


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

23:53


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

19:54


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

24:07