Under the Lilacs

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Louisa May Alcott

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 7 hours 22 minutes

Summary:

When two young girls decide to have a tea party with their dolls and a mysterious dog comes and eats their prized cake, they end up finding a circus run-away, Ben Brown. Ben is a horse master, and loves horses, so when the Moss' take the young boy in, they decide to give him work at the neighbors house driving cows (on a horse, of course). After that a series of events happens, and Ben finds out his beloved father is dead. Miss Celia, a neighbor, feels sorry and comforts him, and finally offers to let Ben stay with her and her fourteen-year-old brother, Thornton who is called Thorny. After that many adventures and summer-happenings go on in Celia's house. Sancho gets lost, Ben is accused of stealing, Miss Celia even gets hurt and Ben takes a wild ride on his horse, and... The rest you'll know from reading the book.
Summary by Wikipedia, revised by Stav Nisser.

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  • Denise McClory

    I enjoyed this book and I love Louisa May Alcott.

  • Melissa Steele

    Sweet story. Loved it. I don't really mind the variety of readers, but the whole every chapter this is a Libravox recording. Thank you for the free book however! And I would like to volunteer at some point.