The Quest of the Golden Pearl

John Robert HUTCHINSON (1858 - 1921)

A classic boys' adventure story, with two intrepid boys pursuing a jewel thief despite deadly perils and a haunted temple on a desolate island. The book has been made into an online game for modern-day treasure hunters. - Summary by Lynne Thompson

Genre(s): Action & Adventure

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 The Shark-Charmer Walks the Plank Lynne T
00:09:50
Play 02 A Stroke of Luck and an After-Stroke Lynne T
00:10:30
Play 03 The Quest Begins Gloria Begemann
00:25:29
Play 04 Introduces Bosin, and Tells How Captain Mango Proved Himself a Trump Gloria Begemann
00:24:35
Play 05 The Lascar Gets his Knife Back Gloria Begemann
00:23:44
Play 06 In the Thick of it. Gloria Begemann
00:27:00
Play 07 'Fin or Fighting - I'm Ready Anyhow!' Bridget Herbes
00:16:15
Play 08 At the Haunted Pagodas Gloria Begemann
00:25:20
Play 09 Was it Jack? Gloria Begemann
00:22:24
Play 10 In Which the Old Saw, 'Out of the Frying-Pan, Into the Fire' is Reversed, with Startling Effect Gloria Begemann
00:15:55
Play 11 Into the Heart of the Hill Gloria Begemann
00:13:03
Play 12 Relates How a Wrong Road Led to the Right Place Gloria Begemann
00:10:27
Play 13 Captain Mango 'Goes Aloft' Gloria Begemann
00:19:40
Play 14 Shrouded in a Hammock CPvoice
00:12:09
Play 15 The Crocodile Pit CPvoice
00:07:40
Play 16 Don Sets a Death-Trap for the Lascar Lynne T
00:07:12
Play 17 The Blast of a Conch-Shell Lynne T
00:11:33
Play 18 Between Life and Death Lynne T
00:12:26
Play 19 One-to-Twenty Gives Twenty-to-One the Worst of it Antonio
00:07:32
Play 20 The Last Straw Antonio
00:17:47
Play 21 Rivals for the Honours of Death Gloria Begemann
00:12:49
Play 22 A Report From the Sea Gloria Begemann
00:14:04
Play 23 Don Runs the Gauntlet Gloria Begemann
00:12:34
Play 24 In the Nick of Time Gloria Begemann
00:12:57
Play 25 The Shark-Charmer is Caught in his Own Trap K. Adrian Stroet
00:06:04
Play 26 Brings the Quest to an End K. Adrian Stroet
00:07:23