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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (550 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Ann M. Martin Narrator: Ariadne Meyers Publisher: Scholastic Inc Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Main Street Series Release Date: July 2012 ISBN: 9780545047753
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Autumn comes to Camden Falls--bringing new friends, new teachers, new worries, and new challenges

It's autumn in Camden Falls, and Flora and Ruby are just starting to settle into the town. Flora is worried about spending the first Thanksgiving without their parents. Ruby is worried about getting a part in her school musical. And their new friends, Olivia and Nikki, are facing problems of their own. But the friendship that ties them together will also give them the strength to work things out--one stitch at a time.
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  • “Ariadne Meyers gives personality to each of the girls and brings warmth to grandmother Min. Characters abound—friends Nikki and Olivia and their family members, row house neighbors, fabric store helpers and customers. All have distinctive voices that enable listeners to differentiate them and follow their situations.”

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  • “This story delves more easily into the sisters’ new lives, and…the novel does touch on the different ways children deal with loss. Readers drawn by the…quiet details will be pleased that more titles in the series are on the way.”

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Listener Opinions

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Catherine | 1/28/2014

    " its about two girls flora and ruby who recently ,about 5 months,moved into cadem falls and is worring about how they are going to celebrate thankgiving without their parents, who recently died in a car crash "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Hanna | 1/20/2014

    " The Main Street series by Ann M. Martin is a series I would recomend to anyone! It is one of my most favorite series that I have ever read! It is a story of 2 girls journey as they begin to live with their Grandma in Camden Falls. They meet new friends, work at their grandmas store and help others in need as they go to their first year of school in Camden Falls and fun summers!!! I give this book, author, and series 5 stars! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Lena | 1/17/2014

    " again i dont really remember what it was about "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Kelsey | 1/9/2014

    " I fell in love with this series! So great! (To see full description find the first Main Street book (Welcome to Camden Falls) on my book shelf):) "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Rach | 1/8/2014

    " This was a great book!! Ann M. Martin really puts the moral straight into her books!! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Therese | 1/5/2014

    " Not as good as the 1st, but these books are DEFINETLY for younger girls. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Alyssa | 12/25/2013

    " i love how it went thought a couple different months "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Lauren S. | 12/13/2013

    " I really liked the book Needle and Thread! I thought it was a really good book. I liked it because i could kind of relate to it! I would recemand it to people if they like realistic fiction books they can really relate to. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sarah | 12/1/2013

    " The first book was good and I wanted to read the next one. I was disappointed... "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Debbie | 9/12/2013

    " the girls slowly get into the rhythm of their new life, including teaching knitting at their grandmother's store "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 s o n n a | 8/16/2013

    " this is a great series! i want 2 read the first book but they didnt have.. oh well "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Allyssa | 5/29/2013

    " This is a very good book! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Anna Mari | 5/13/2013

    " As Flora and Ruby continue adjusting the Camden Falls, the school year begins. Following the girls until Thanksgiving, we find Ruby fitting it to her new town well, while Flora still longs for her home. Samantha really enjoys this series and I find the reader very pleasant. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Katherine | 3/21/2013

    " The Baby Sitters were decent and I read them all, but I can tell that Martin has really grown as an author in this series. I am really enjoying them. Martin addresses tough topics for kids with sensitivity. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Livvy | 12/3/2012

    " Really good. One of my favortie series. In like 4th grade. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sanny*just another day...* | 9/13/2012

    " A friend will always be a friend. If you open your heart, you'll realize that. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sarah | 8/14/2012

    " it's a really good book so far. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Eleyne | 7/23/2012

    " Just like the first book in this series a great book for an 8 yr old "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Jayla | 5/7/2012

    " A fun book about friendship. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Lm | 4/10/2012

    " Well, now I think I have to complete the series! I love Ann Martin, and just like she pulled me into the Baby Sitter's Club when I was a pre-teen, she's pulled me into the Main Steet series now that I'm endeavoring to be a librarian. I really like the diversity of the characters in this series. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Hailey | 2/9/2012

    " I like Anne M. Martin a lot! The Main Street Books I just love! "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 ♥rAcHeL♥ | 12/28/2011

    " Again way to bubbley and Happy and goody goody perfect life. Still pretty good. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Ellen | 9/24/2011

    " i really like the main street series "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Zonia | 7/29/2011

    " Story of two sisters who are orphaned and must move to live with their grandmother. Sweet story of friendship and sisterhood. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Rach | 5/31/2011

    " This was a great book!! Ann M. Martin really puts the moral straight into her books!! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Anna Mari | 1/24/2011

    " As Flora and Ruby continue adjusting the Camden Falls, the school year begins. Following the girls until Thanksgiving, we find Ruby fitting it to her new town well, while Flora still longs for her home. Samantha really enjoys this series and I find the reader very pleasant. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Hailey | 2/24/2010

    " I like Anne M. Martin a lot! The Main Street Books I just love! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Lena | 12/5/2009

    " again i dont really remember what it was about "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Therese | 10/14/2009

    " Not as good as the 1st, but these books are DEFINETLY for younger girls. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Livvy | 10/12/2009

    " Really good. One of my favortie series. In like 4th grade. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 s o n n a | 8/27/2009

    " this is a great series! i want 2 read the first book but they didnt have.. oh well "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sarah | 7/19/2009

    " it's a really good book so far. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Zonia | 2/7/2009

    " Story of two sisters who are orphaned and must move to live with their grandmother. Sweet story of friendship and sisterhood. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sana | 1/19/2009

    " A friend will always be a friend. If you open your heart, you'll realize that. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Lm | 1/9/2009

    " Well, now I think I have to complete the series! I love Ann Martin, and just like she pulled me into the Baby Sitter's Club when I was a pre-teen, she's pulled me into the Main Steet series now that I'm endeavoring to be a librarian. I really like the diversity of the characters in this series. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Maggie | 1/3/2009

    " Making more and more freinds day by day.
    another favorite.
    "

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About the Author
Author Ann M. Martin

Ann M. Martin is the bestselling author of the series the Baby-sitters Club, as well as the Main Street series and others. Her other acclaimed novels include A Corner of the Universe, a Newbery Honor Book.

About the Narrator

Ariadne Meyers was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1969. She began an acting career at twelve, with her role as Al Pacino’s stepdaughter in Author! Author! and hasn’t looked back since. Her most famous role to date is that of “Emma Jane McCardle,” which she portrayed on the 80s sitcom, Kate & Allie for six years. In 1991, she graduated from Yale with honors and a double major in philosophy and theater arts.