McDougal Littell

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AC 425 M32

Grade 9 Audio CD Contents

Plainswoman

Williams Forrest

29:23

 

Unit 1 The Power of Storytelling

Part 1. Crisis and Conflict

The Necklace

Guy de Maupassant

22:20

The Most Dangerous Game

Richard Connell

59:27

Where Have You Gone, Charming Billy?

Tim O'Brien

15:32

Marigolds

Eugenia Collier

21:18

Two Kinds

Amy Tan

31:38

The Osage Orange Tree

William Stafford

17:43

from The Perfect Storm

Sebastian Junger

22:17

The Wreck of the Hesperus

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

5:02

 

Part 2. Suspense and Surprise

O What Is That Sound

W. H. Auden

1:42

Incident in a Rose Garden

Donald Justice

2:01

The Gift of the Magi

Liam O'Flaherty

12:06

The Sniper

0. Henry

8:27

The Possibility of Evil

Shirley Jackson

23:26

The Censors

Luisa Valenzuela

7:06

The Princess and the Tin Box

James Thurber

4:30

Annabel Lee

Edgar Allan Poe

2:05

The Bells

Edgar Allan Poe

5:37

The Cask of Amontillado

Edgar Allan Poe

15:41

 

Unit 2 Passages

Part 1. Journeys of Discovery

Life Without Go-Go Boots

Barbara Kingsolver

9:10

from Angela's Ashes, read by Frank McCourt

Frank McCourt

24:38

Unfinished Business

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

12:55

A Christmas Memory

Truman Capote

30:23

Song of the Open Road

Walt Whitman

:32

The Road Not Taken

Robert Frost

1:01

American History

Judith Ortiz Cofer

21:16

The Bass, the River, and Sheila Mant

W D. Wetherell

17:00

The Beginning of Something

Sue Ellen Bridgers

34:33

Young

Anne Sexton

:59

Hanging Fire

Audre Lorde

1:04

 

Part 2. Rites of Passage

The Seven Ages of Man

William Shakespeare

2:14

The First Appendectomy

William A. Nolen

11:45

Brothers Are the Same

Beryl Markham

29:54

The Devil and Daniel Webster

Stephen Vincent Benet

51:17

I Have A Dream

Martin Luther King, Jr

15:10

 

Unit 3 Voices of Experience

 

Part 1. Speaking Out

Glory and Hope

Nelson Mandela

9:22

The United States vs. Susan B. Anthony

Margaret Truman

25:50

Theme for English B

Langston Hughes

2:33

The Writer

Richard Wilbur

1:34

A Poison Tree

William Blake

:39

Fireworks

Amy Lowell

1:09

from I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Maya Angelou

13:31

New Directions

Maya Angelou

4:27

Encounter with Martin Luther King, Jr

Maya Angelou

5:25

 

Part 2. Facing Limits

To Build a Fire

Jack London

40:08

from Into Thin Air

Jon Krakauer

20:48

The Sharks

Denise Levertov

:53

A Narrow Fellow in the Gras

Emily Dickinson

1:09

My Wonder Horse\Mi Caballo Mago

Sabine R. Ulibarri

19:15

On Being 17, Bright, and Unable to Read

David Raymond

6:44

 

Unit 4 All in the Family

 

Part 1. Family Ties

The Scarlet Ibis

James Hurst

28:31

Lineage

Margaret Walker

:45

The Courage That My Mother Had

Edna St. Vincent Millay

:41

My Papa's Waltz

Theodore Roethke

:35

Grape Sherbet

Rita Dove

:48

Marine Corps Issue

David McLean

42:47

My Father's Song

Simon Ortiz

1:04

 

Part 2. Declaration of Independence

from Black Boy

Richard Wright

11:52

A Voice

Pat Mora

2:04

The Journey

Mary Oliver

1:01

Powder

Tobias Wolff

8:18

Only Daughter

Sandra Cisneros

8:33

from The House on Mango Street

Sandra Cisneros

10:00

On Writing The House on Mango Street

Sandra Cisneros

9:28

 

Unit 5 A World of Mysteries

 

Part 1. Criminal Minds

Full Circle

Sue Grafton

31:34

Wasps' Nest

Agatha Christie

23:40

Trifles

Susan Glaspell

29:01

The Great Taos Bank Robbery

Tony Hillerman

18:32

The Utterly Perfect Murder

Ray Bradbury

15:50

 

Part 2. Illusion and Reality

The Open Window

Saki

6:46

Beware: Do Not Read this Poem

Ishmael Reed

2:25

The Cultural Worker

Sue Doro

8:55

In the Family

Maria Elena Llano

8:11

 

Unit 6 The Classical Tradition

 

Part 1. The Odyssey

 

Homer

Book 1

1:03

Book 21: The Tests of the Bow

13:05

Book 10: The Hrace of the Witch

12:29

Book 9: New Coasts and Poseidon's Son

25:11

Book 22: Death in the Great Hall

6:41

Book 23: The Trunk of the Olive Tree

5:58

Book 12: Sea Perils and Defeat

13:00

Penelope

Dorothy Parker

:35

Ithaca

C. P. Cavafy

2:25

 

Part 2. The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

 

William Shakespeare

Act One

36:25

Act Three

41:53

Act Five

22:35

Act Two

34:37

Act Four

22:17

from West Side Story

Stephen Sondheim

1:00