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The Fledgling

Jane Langton

A Newbery Honor Book An ALA Notable Book A Children's Editors' Choice It all started when Georgie, hardly more than a wisp of thistledown, discovered she could jump down twelve steps in two big graceful bounds. Next, to her great delight, she learned that jumping from the porch and floating as high as the rooftop was possible too. So when the mysterious Canada goose came to her window one night it seemed only natural to climb onto his back and go off with him to learn how to really fly. Jane Langton spins a marvelous fantasy that wild delight all who dream that someday, somehow, we will magically find ourselves aloft and suddenly able to fly!

A Newbery Honor Book An ALA Notable Book A Children's Editors' Choice It all started when Georgie, hardly more than a wisp of thistledown, discovered she could jump down twelve steps in two big graceful bounds. Next, to her great delight, she learned that jumping from the porch and floating as high as the rooftop was possible too. So when the mysterious Canada goose came to her window one night it seemed only natural to climb onto his back and go off with him to learn how to really fly. Jane Langton spins a marvelous fantasy that wild delight all who dream that someday, somehow, we will magically find ourselves aloft and suddenly able to fly!
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A Newbery Honor Book An ALA Notable Book A Children's Editors' Choice It all started when Georgie, hardly more than a wisp of thistledown, discovered she could jump down twelve steps in two big graceful bounds. Next, to her great delight, she learned that jumping from the porch and floating as high as the rooftop was possible too. So when the mysterious Canada goose came to her window one night it seemed only natural to climb onto his back and go off with him to learn how to really fly. Jane Langton spins a marvelous fantasy that wild delight all who dream that someday, somehow, we will magically find ourselves aloft and suddenly able to fly!

Language:

English

Narrators:

Mary Beth Hurt

Length:

4h 32m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:13


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:43


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:55


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:59


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:16


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:10


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:38


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:46


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:36


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:58


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:40


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

03:09


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:08


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

03:51


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:38


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:37


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:49


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:18


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:58


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:57


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:04


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:24


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:10


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

03:01


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:15


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

03:51


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:02


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

05:13


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:10


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:02


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:47


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

01:29


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:29


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:35


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

03:15


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

04:01


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

03:09


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

03:42


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:40


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:36


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

01:46


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:24


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:35


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

04:13


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

04:25


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

02:43


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:13


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

05:11


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

04:22


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:07


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

02:17


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:34


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

03:57


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

03:35


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

02:38


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

03:56


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:05


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

04:37


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

04:16


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

03:31


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

03:44


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

05:04


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

03:12


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

03:51


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

00:36