In Desert and Wilderness

Henryk SIENKIEWICZ (1846 - 1916), translated by Max Anthony DREZMAL (1867 - )

In Desert and Wilderness is a novel for children by Polish author and Nobel Prize-winning novelist Henryk Sienkiewicz. It tells the story of two children, Staƛ Tarkowski and Nel Rawlison, and their adventures as they cross the African desert and jungle. During the journey they face lions, leopards and malaria, make friends with desert tribespeople and an elephant, and learn about some harsh realities of life. An unusual "coming of age" story! - Summary by Beth Thomas

Genre(s): Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Part 1, Chapter 1 Beth Thomas (1974-2020)
00:14:00
Play 02 Part 1, Chapter 2 David Isenhower
00:21:36
Play 03 Part 1, Chapter 3 MaryAnn
00:11:29
Play 04 Part 1, Chapter 4 MaryAnn
00:11:22
Play 05 Part 1, Chapter 5 MaryAnn
00:19:08
Play 06 Part 1, Chapter 6 Philippe
00:11:27
Play 07 Part 1, Chapter 7 KHand
00:19:45
Play 08 Part 1, Chapter 8 KHand
00:24:29
Play 09 Part 1, Chapter 9 KHand
00:11:21
Play 10 Part 1, Chapter 10 Philippe
00:06:27
Play 11 Part 1, Chapter 11 Philippe
00:10:17
Play 12 Part 1, Chapter 12 Lynne T
00:21:02
Play 13 Part 1, Chapter 13 Beth Thomas (1974-2020)
00:14:51
Play 14 Part 1, Chapter 14 Beth Thomas (1974-2020)
00:10:57
Play 15 Part 1, Chapter 15 Beth Thomas (1974-2020)
00:11:09
Play 16 Part 1, Chapter 16 KHand
00:14:59
Play 17 Part 1, Chapter 17 KHand
00:16:31
Play 18 Part 1, Chapter 18 KHand
00:14:28
Play 19 Part 1, Chapter 19 Lynne T
00:13:26
Play 20 Part 1, Chapter 20 Lynne T
00:15:23
Play 21 Part 1, Chapter 21 Lynne T
00:18:08
Play 22 Part 2, Chapter 1 Lynne T
00:20:26
Play 23 Part 2, Chapter 2 Lynne T
00:26:34
Play 24 Part 2, Chapter 3 Lynne T
00:23:18
Play 25 Part 2, Chapter 4 Lynne T
00:41:48
Play 26 Part 2, Chapter 5 Mark Chulsky
00:12:58
Play 27 Part 2, Chapter 6 Mark Chulsky
00:19:15
Play 28 Part 2, Chapter 7 Lynne T
00:20:27
Play 29 Part 2, Chapter 8 Kalynda
00:07:40
Play 30 Part 2, Chapter 9 deongines
00:14:49
Play 31 Part 2, Chapter 10 Kathrine Engan
00:19:36
Play 32 Part 2, Chapter 11 deongines
00:13:59
Play 33 Part 2, Chapter 12 Kathrine Engan
00:16:24
Play 34 Part 2, Chapter 13 Linda Johnson
00:16:08
Play 35 Part 2, Chapter 14 Lynne T
00:14:10
Play 36 Part 2, Chapter 15 Lynne T
00:10:56
Play 37 Part 2, Chapter 16 Kalynda
00:11:54
Play 38 Part 2, Chapter 17 Lynne T
00:36:20
Play 39 Part 2, Chapter 18 Linda Johnson
00:22:37
Play 40 Part 2, Chapter 19 Linda Johnson
00:18:09
Play 41 Part 2, Chapter 20 Larry Wilson
00:20:18
Play 42 Part 2, Chapter 21 tovarisch
00:11:56
Play 43 Part 2, Chapter 22 tovarisch
00:11:07
Play 44 Part 2, Chapter 23 Elias
00:14:38
Play 45 Part 2, Chapter 24 Lynne T
00:26:47
Play 46 Part 2, Chapter 25 Lynne T
00:16:21
Play 47 Conclusion BettyB
00:21:18