UNLIMITED Audiobooks and eBooks

Over 40,000 books & works on all major devices

Get ALL YOU CAN for FREE for 30 days!

The Daring Twins

L. Frank Baum

How does All You Can Books work?

All You Can Books gives you UNLIMITED access to over 40,000 Audiobooks, eBooks, and Foreign Language courses. Download as many audiobooks, ebooks, language audio courses, and language e-workbooks as you want during the FREE trial and it's all yours to keep even if you cancel during the FREE trial. The service works on any major device including computers, smartphones, music players, e-readers, and tablets. You can try the service for FREE for 30 days then it's just $19.99 per month after that. So for the price everyone else charges for just 1 book, we offer you UNLIMITED audio books, e-books and language courses to download and enjoy as you please. No restrictions.

Book Excerpt: 
. . .le manager of the establishment and a most devoted servant. In person she was exceedingly neat, although she dressed very simply. She was noted in Riverdale for her thrift and shrewd bargaining. They called her miserly until it came to be generally understood that Mr. Eliot’s money was gone; then the merchants respected her careful management of the old man’s finances.

Why Elaine Halliday stuck to her post, under such unpleasant conditions, had puzzled more than one wise head in the village. Some said that Jonathan Eliot had willed her the homestead in return for her services; others, that the frugal stewardess was able to save more than her wages48 from the reputed wreck of the Eliot fortunes, which had once been considered of enormous extent. Only a very few credited her with an unselfish devotion to her old master.

After the death of his daughter, Mrs. Daring, and just before his own paralytic stroke, Mr. Eliot had had a stormy interview . . . Read More

Community Reviews

A Daring Adventure!

While the story in and of itself is pretty good, there are definitely some problems with it. Biggest one seems to be that it just ends abruptly, like Baum didn't know how to end it. I mean, it is an end, but it feels so abrupt after all the build-up that it isn't satisfying. Good

L. Frank Baum is best known for his series of books about Dorothy Gale and the magical land of Oz that portrayed a truly American fairy tale. He also wrote series of books, mostly under pseudonyms, for children based on growing up in America at the beginning of the 20th Century. The 1911 novel The D

More suspenseful than I thought it was going to be.

It is a great book for Youth. A mystery drama with many twists and treats. Mostly it shows intelligence of woman in tough situations. A very good novel indeed.