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The Return (by Sibylle)

Summary: Adam’s upcoming return from Boston affects his brothers in an unexpected way.
Rated: K+
Word Count: 1,015

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The House Jack Built (by Sibylle)

Summary: Written for the 2018 Advent Calendar, for the quilting prompt, The House Jack Built. An offering of shelter and memories, to each his own.

Rating: G 1,410 words

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A Cartwright Advent (by Sibylle)

This story was written for the 2017 Advent Calendar – Day 20

Summary:  Christmas traditions leads to pleasant memories from years past.

Rating:  G     1,400 words

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Before the Hanging (by Sibylle)

Summary:  Just how much tension can a man go through in a mere four hours? Find out in this look at “Death at Dawn.”

Rated:  T   Word Count:   3,231

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Lights (by Sibylle)

Summary:  This story was written for the 2016 Advent Collection.

Rating:  G  (2,020 words)

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Aunt Tilda (by Sibylle)

Summary:  An unexpected guest brings a lot of surprises to the Cartwright brothers.  A story told by a twelve-year-old Joe.

Rated:  K     Word Count:  3265

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Many Shades of Guilt (by Sibylle)

Summary: Guilt and mistakes – nobody is free of them. It’s not only the big guilt following bad deeds that can affect your life, but also mistakes and misinterpretations. There are many shades of guilt, as even the Cartwrights had to learn.

The story is set in 1863 and shows Adam as a substitute teacher.

Rated: K+  Word count: 10354

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Partners (by Sibylle)

Summary:  Adam tells his grandson about the first time the three Cartwright brothers were in mischief together (post timeline part: 1905, prequel part: 1848) .

Word count:  6441  Rating: K

Grand Series, links to stories within the series are included.

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Grandfather and Grandson (by Sibylle)

Summary: Adam and his small grandson make some discoveries about what really matters in life.

Rating:  K   (1,600 words)

Grand Series, links to stories within the series are included.

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All The Fun Of The Fair (by Sibylle)

Summary:  Ben and Adam visit a small fair on their way West.   Prequel 1835

WC: 670     Rating: K

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