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''Anne of Ingleside'' by Lucy Maud Montgomery.<br />
 
''Anne of Ingleside'' by Lucy Maud Montgomery.<br />
 
''Anne of Windy Poplars'' by Lucy Maud Montgomery.<br />
 
''Anne of Windy Poplars'' by Lucy Maud Montgomery.<br />
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== Booklist for Year 6 ==
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'''The Bible'''<br />
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Many recordings available including [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search.php?reader=&mc=&bc=&cat=&genre=&language=&type=&author=&title=bible&status=all&reader_exact=&mc_exact=&bc_exact=&date=&group=&engroup=&ingroup=&ingroup=150 ''American Standard Version''] and [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search.php?reader=&mc=&bc=&cat=&genre=&language=&type=&author=&title=bible&status=all&reader_exact=&mc_exact=&bc_exact=&date=&group=&engroup=&ingroup=&ingroup=157 ''King James Version'']. For recordings of all versions, please see [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=bible&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search this search].<br />
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[http://librivox.org/a-boys-will-by-robert-frost/ ''A Boy’s Will''] by Robert Frost.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/selected-poems-by-robert-frost/ ''Selected Poems''] by Robert Frost.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=&author=Robert+Frost&cat=Poetry&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Search] for all recordings of poems by Robert Frost. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/cornhuskers_by_carl_sandburg/ ''Cornhuskers''] by Carl Sandburg. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=&author=Alfred+Noyes&cat=Poetry&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Search] for all recordings of poems by Alfred Noyes. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/bulfinch-age-of-fable/ ''The Age of Fable''] by Thomas Bulfinch. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-iliad-by-homer-translated-by-samuel-butler/ ''The Iliad''] by Homer. <br />
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''Rob Roy'' by Sir Walter Scott. Recording in progress.<br />
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Several recordings of [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=Adventures+of+Huckleberry+Finn&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn''] by Mark Twain. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/little-men-by-louisa-may-alcott/ ''Little Men''] by Louisa May Alcott. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/jack-and-jill/ ''Jack and Jill''] by Louisa May Alcott. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-cricket-on-the-hearth-by-charles-dickens/ ''The Cricket on the Hearth''] by Charles Dickens. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=The+Swiss+Family+Robinson&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''The Swiss Family Robinson''] by Johann Wyss. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/call-of-the-wild-by-jack-london/ ''Call of the Wild''] by Jack London. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/twenty-thousand-leagues-under-the-sea-by-jules-verne/ ''Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea''] by Jules Verne. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/penrod-by-booth-tarkington/ ''Penrod''] by Booth Tarkington. <br />
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'''In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:'''<br />
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''Story of the Greeks'' by H. A. Guerber.<br />
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''Story of the Romans'' by H. A. Guerber.<br />
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''The Story of David Livingstone'' by Vautier Golding.<br />
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''Missionary Travels'' by David Livingstone.<br />
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''Handbook of Nature Study'' by Anna Botsford Comstock. <br />
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''School of the Woods'' by William J. Long.<br />
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''The Sciences'' by Edward Singleton Holden.<br />
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''A Little Brother to the Bear'' by William J. Long. <br />
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'''Not in the Public Domain:'''<br />
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''The Story of the World Volume 4 The Modern Age'' by Susan Wise Bauer.<br />
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''A Child's History of the World'' by Virgil Hillyer.<br /> 
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''What Everyone Should Know About the 20th Century: 200 Events That Shaped the World'' by Alan Axelrod, Charles Phillips.<br />
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''Augustus Caesar's World'' by Genevieve Foster.<br />
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''Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History'' by Richard Hannula.<br />
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''Genesis, Finding Our Roots'' by Ruth Beechick.<br />
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''Never give in: the extraordinary character of Winston Churchill'' by Stephen Mansfield.<br />
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''The Sea Around Us'' by Rachael Carson.<br />
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''Secrets of the Universe: Discovering the Universal Laws of Science'' by Paul Fleisher.<br />
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''The Boy Scientist'' by John Bryan Lewellen.<br />
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''Exploring Creation With'' . . . series by Jeannie Fulbright.<br />
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''Albert Einstein and the Theory of Relativity'' by Robert Cwiklik.<br />
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''Archimedes and the Door of Science'' by Jeanne Bendick.<br />
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''Galileo and the Magic Numbers'' by Sidney Rosen.<br />
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All the recommended Mathematics books.<br />
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''The Hobbit'' by J. R. R. Tolkien.<br />
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''Animal Farm'' by George Orwell.<br />
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''Black Ships before Troy'' by Rosemary Sutcliff.<br />
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''Where the Red Fern Grows'' by Wilson Rawls.<br />
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''The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia'' by Esther Hautzig.<br />
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''Winged Watchman'' by Hilda Van Stockum.<br />
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''Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry'' by Mildred D. Taylor.<br />
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''Blue Willow'' by Doris Gates.<br />
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''Miracles on Maple Hill'' by Virginia Sorensen.<br />
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''Letters from Rifka'' by Karen Hesse.<br />
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''Jungle Pilot: The Life and Witness of Nate Saint, Martyred Missionary to Ecuador'' by Russel T. Hitt.<br />
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''The Von Trapp Family Singers'' by Maria Von Trapp.<br />
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''Snow Treasure'' by Marie McSwigan.<br />
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''Number the Stars'' by Lois Lowry.<br />
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''The Ark'' by Margot Benary-Isbert.<br />
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''The Bronze Bow'' by Elizabeth Speare. <br />
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''God's Smuggler'' by Brother Andrew. <br />
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Revision as of 16:38, 15 April 2010

WORK IN PROGRESS RuthieG

Introduction

Listeners have requested a list of LibriVox recordings of books recommended by Ambleside Online for use with homeschooling. Anyone looking for audio books for children will find plenty of ideas on this page.

This is the second part, covering Years 5 - 11. Part 1, covering years 0 - 4 may be found here.

The lists here only include books on the main booklists on Ambleside Online, not the various personal recommendations. If you would like to browse all LibriVox recordings of books, stories and poems for children, please follow this link.

Please note that many books on the Ambleside list are not in the Public Domain, and are therefore not available to record for LibriVox.


Booklist for Year 5

The Bible
Many recordings available including American Standard Version and King James Version. For recordings of all versions, please see this search.

This Country of Ours by H. E. Marshall.
The Story of Mankind by Hendrik van Loon.
An Island Story Part 1 and An Island Story Part 2 by H. E. Marshall.
The Fairy-land of Science by Arabella Buckley.
Search for all the recordings of poems by Rudyard Kipling.
Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Collection Vol. 001 by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Search for all recordings of poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Search for all recordings of poems by John Greenleaf Whittier.
Search for all recordings of poems by Paul Laurence Dunbar.
See also Poems Every Child Should Know edited by Mary E. Burt.
The Age of Fable by Thomas Bulfinch.
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.
Kim by Rudyard Kipling.
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.
Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling.
Puck of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.
The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain.
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.
The Treasure Seekers by Edith Nesbit.
The Wouldbegoods by Edith Nesbit.
Many recordings of Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dodge.
Rilla of Ingleside by Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Other Anne of Avonlea books by Lucy Maud Montgomery:

Realted books by Lucy Maud Montgomery:.

The Story of My Life by Helen Keller.


In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:

Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Botsford Comstock.
Wild Animals I Have Known by Ernest Thompson Seton.
The Story of King Arthur and His Knights by Howard Pyle.
The Story of the Champions of the Round Table by Howard Pyle.
Lad: A Dog by Albert Payson Terhune


Not in the Public Domain:

Abraham Lincoln's World by Genevieve Foster.
The Story of the World Volume 4 The Modern Age by Susan Wise Bauer.
What Everyone Should Know About the 20th Century: 200 Events That Shaped the World by Alan Axelrod, Charles Phillips.
Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History by Richard Hannula.
Of Courage Undaunted: Across the Continent with Lewis and Clark by James Daugherty.
Passion for the Impossible: The Life of Lilias Trotter by Miriam Huffman Rockness.
Carry a Big Stick: The Uncommon Heroism of Teddy Roosevelt by George Grant.
Explore the Holy Land by Ann Voskamp.
Book of Marvels: The Occident by Richard Halliburton.
Second Book of Marvels: The Orient by Richard Halliburton.
A Child's Geography of the World by Virgil Hillyer.
Christian Liberty Nature Reader, Book 5 by Worthington Hooker.
Physics Lab in a Housewares Store by Robert Friedhoffer.
Exploring Creation With . . . series by Jeannie Fulbright.
Always Inventing by Tom L. Matthews.
The Talking wire: the story of Alexander Graham Bell by O.J. Stevenson.
All the biographies of George Washington Carver that I've found.
All the recommended Mathematics books.
Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
The First Four Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Michael Faraday, Father of Electronics by Charles Ludwig.
Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham.
Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith.
Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt.
Falcons of France by Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall.
Goodbye Mr. Chips by James Hilton.
Anne of Ingleside by Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Anne of Windy Poplars by Lucy Maud Montgomery.


Booklist for Year 6

The Bible
Many recordings available including American Standard Version and King James Version. For recordings of all versions, please see this search.

A Boy’s Will by Robert Frost.
Selected Poems by Robert Frost.
Search for all recordings of poems by Robert Frost.
Cornhuskers by Carl Sandburg.
Search for all recordings of poems by Alfred Noyes.
The Age of Fable by Thomas Bulfinch.
The Iliad by Homer.
Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott. Recording in progress.
Several recordings of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.
Little Men by Louisa May Alcott.
Jack and Jill by Louisa May Alcott.
The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens.
The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss.
Call of the Wild by Jack London.
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne.
Penrod by Booth Tarkington.


In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:

Story of the Greeks by H. A. Guerber.
Story of the Romans by H. A. Guerber.
The Story of David Livingstone by Vautier Golding.
Missionary Travels by David Livingstone.
Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Botsford Comstock.
School of the Woods by William J. Long.
The Sciences by Edward Singleton Holden.
A Little Brother to the Bear by William J. Long.


Not in the Public Domain:

The Story of the World Volume 4 The Modern Age by Susan Wise Bauer.
A Child's History of the World by Virgil Hillyer.
What Everyone Should Know About the 20th Century: 200 Events That Shaped the World by Alan Axelrod, Charles Phillips.
Augustus Caesar's World by Genevieve Foster.
Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History by Richard Hannula.
Genesis, Finding Our Roots by Ruth Beechick.
Never give in: the extraordinary character of Winston Churchill by Stephen Mansfield.
The Sea Around Us by Rachael Carson.
Secrets of the Universe: Discovering the Universal Laws of Science by Paul Fleisher.
The Boy Scientist by John Bryan Lewellen.
Exploring Creation With . . . series by Jeannie Fulbright.
Albert Einstein and the Theory of Relativity by Robert Cwiklik.
Archimedes and the Door of Science by Jeanne Bendick.
Galileo and the Magic Numbers by Sidney Rosen.
All the recommended Mathematics books.
The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien.
Animal Farm by George Orwell.
Black Ships before Troy by Rosemary Sutcliff.
Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls.
The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia by Esther Hautzig.
Winged Watchman by Hilda Van Stockum.
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor.
Blue Willow by Doris Gates.
Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen.
Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse.
Jungle Pilot: The Life and Witness of Nate Saint, Martyred Missionary to Ecuador by Russel T. Hitt.
The Von Trapp Family Singers by Maria Von Trapp.
Snow Treasure by Marie McSwigan.
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry.
The Ark by Margot Benary-Isbert.
The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth Speare.
God's Smuggler by Brother Andrew.


TO BE CONTINUED 15 April 2010