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The Young Folks' Shelf of Books, Volume 09: Call of Adventure

by Charlemae Hill Rollins (Volume Editor), Margaret E. Martignoni (Series Editor), Charlemae Hill Rollins

Other authors: Valenti Angelo (Contributor), Carol Ryrie Brink (Contributor), Ann Nolan Clark (Contributor), Arthur Conan Doyle (Contributor), Esther Forbes (Contributor)12 more, Harry W. French (Contributor), Charles Boardman Hawes (Contributor), Robert Heinlein (Contributor), Eric P. Kelly (Contributor), Eric Knight (Contributor), Elizabeth Foreman Lewis (Contributor), Howard Pyle (Contributor), Kate Seredy (Contributor), Anna Sewell (Contributor), Elizabeth George Speare (Contributor), Armstrong Sperry (Contributor), John R. Tunis (Contributor)

Series: Collier's Junior Classics: The Young Folks' Shelf of Books (9)

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Rollins, Charlemae HillVolume Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Martignoni, Margaret E.Series Editormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Rollins, Charlemae Hillmain authorall editionsconfirmed
Angelo, ValentiContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brink, Carol RyrieContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Clark, Ann NolanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Doyle, Arthur ConanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Forbes, EstherContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
French, Harry W.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hawes, Charles BoardmanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Heinlein, RobertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kelly, Eric P.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Knight, EricContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lewis, Elizabeth ForemanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pyle, HowardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Seredy, KateContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sewell, AnnaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Speare, Elizabeth GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sperry, ArmstrongContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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This is Call of Adventure, volume 9 of Collier's Junior Classics. The volume editor is Charlemae Hill Rollins, while the series editor is Margaret E. Martignoni.
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Call of Adventure includes:
  • "Headwinds and a Rough Sea" from The Dark Frigate by Charles Boardman Hawes

  • "Service at the Point of a Rifle" from Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Foreman Lewis

  • "Alas! Poor Annabelle" from Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

  • The Kid From Tomkinsville by John R. Tunis

  • "The Great Tarnov Crystal" from The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

  • "Adventure in Sheridan Square" by Valenti Angelo

  • a chapter from Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

  • "The Lance of Kanana" by Harry W. French

  • "Lassie come home" by Eric Knight

  • "The Riding Lesson" from The Good Master by Kate Seredy

  • a chapter from "Men of iron" by Howard Pyle

  • Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

  • "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

  • "The Sea", a chapter from Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry

  • "The Witch Trial", a chapter from The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

  • "Outside", a chapter from Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark

  • "Circum-Terra" by Robert Heinlein
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