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The adventures of Tom Sawyer : retold from the Mark Twain original —Woodside, Martin.
Book
2005
3 available of 5 items

An abridged version of the adventures of Tom and his friends growing up in a small Missouri town on the banks of the Mississippi River in the nineteenth century.

Call of the wild —Ho, Oliver.
Book
2005
1 available of 3 items

An abridged version of the tale of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.

20,000 leagues under the sea —Church, Lisa R., 1960-
Book
2006
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The abridged adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo.

The secret garden : retold from Frances Hodgeson Bennett original —DuBose, Martha Hailey.
Book
2004
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An abridged version of the tale of ten-year-old Mary who, after the death of her parents, comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors where she discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden....

The three musketeers —Ho, Oliver.
Book
2007
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An abridged version of an adventure in seventeenth-century France, when young d'Artagnan initially quarrels with, then befriends, three musketeers and joins them in trying to outwit the enemies of the king and queen.

The story of King Arthur and his knights —Zamorsky, Tania.
Book
2006
3 available of 4 items

An abridged version of the adventures and exploits of King Arthur and his knights at the court of Camelot and elsewhere in the land of the Britons.

Around the world in 80 days —McFadden, Deanna.
Book
2007
1 available of 2 items

In 1872, English gentleman Phileas Fogg has many adventures as he tries to win a bet that he can travel around the world in eighty days.

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes —Sasaki, Chris.
Book
2005
1 available of 2 items

Amateur detective Sherlock Holmes, the master of deductive reasoning, solves several mysteries with the aid of his friend, Dr. John Watson.

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm —McFadden, Deanna.
Book
2007
1 available of 2 items

An abridged version of Kate Douglas Wiggin's classic story of talkative, ten-year-old Rebecca's adventures after she leaves her home at Sunnybrook Farm to go live in town with her spinster aunts, one harsh and demanding,...

Treasure Island : retold from Robert Louis Stevenson original —Tait, Chris.
Book
2005
3 available of 4 items

While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger.

Little women : retold from the Louisa May Alcott original —McFadden, Deanna.
Book
2005
4 available of 4 items

An abridged version of the novel chronicling the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young women in mid-nineteenth-century New England.

The adventures of Huckleberry Finn —Ho, Oliver.
Book
2006
2 available of 3 items

An abridged version of the adventures of a nineteenth-century boy and a runaway slave as they float down the Mississippi River on a raft.

The last of the Mohicans —McFadden, Deanna.
Book
2008
0 available of 1 items

An abridged version of the novel chronicling a Mohican brave's struggle to protect two English girls from an evil Huron during the French and Indian War.

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes —Sasaki, Chris, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 2 items

An abridged version of the adventures of detective Sherlock Holmes, who solves several mysteries with the aid of his friend, Dr. John Watson.

Anne of Green Gables —Olmstead, Kathleen.
Book
2005
2 available of 3 items

An abridged version of the tale of Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, who comes to live on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her.

The Swiss family Robinson —Tait, Chris.
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

An abridged version of the story that relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life.

The odyssey —Zamorsky, Tania.
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

Homer's epic tale of the warrior Odysseus's decades-long struggle to return home after the Trojan War is simply retold for younger readers.

Oliver Twist —Olmstead, Kathleen.
Book
2006
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An abridged version of the adventures of the orphan boy who is forced to practice thievery and live a life of crime in nineteenth-century London.

Greek myths —Namm, Diane.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

From Icarus's legendary flight to Orpheus's trip to the underworld,this edition introduces young readers to classic Greek myths.

The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde —Olmstead, Kathleen.
Book
2006
1 available of 1 items

An abridged version of the tale of a kind and well-respected doctor who can turn himself into a murderous madman by taking a secret drug he has created.

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