Sky Island by L. Frank Baum audiobook

Sky Island

By L. Frank Baum
Read by Abby Craden

Gildan Media 9781469025384
5.52 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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One day a young girl, Trot, encounters a strange young boywith a big umbrella. She learns his name is Button Bright and he uses thisumbrella to go on long journeys. Trot’s friend, Cap’n Bill, joins the twochildren and they venture to a fantastical island, which they call Sky Island,as it is halfway in the sky. The island is split into two sides—the blue side and thepink side. They arrive first at the blue side—a dangerous and hostile place.The leader of the blue side, the Boolooroo of the Blues, is an evil man whopunishes people by chopping them in half and sewing mismatched pieces backtogether. The Boolooroo captures Trot, Button, and Cap’n Bill and gives Trot asa slave to his daughters. The three eventually escape and make their way overto the pink side of the island, a much happier but still dangerous place. Thelaws of Sky Island insist that the visitors be thrown off the side of theisland, and even the leader cannot save them. Trot, Button, and Cap’n Bill seemto be in an inescapable place of danger and they will need someone or somethingvery powerful to save them from Sky Island.

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One day a young girl, Trot, encounters a strange young boywith a big umbrella. She learns his name is Button Bright and he uses thisumbrella to go on long journeys. Trot’s friend, Cap’n Bill, joins the twochildren and they venture to a fantastical island, which they call Sky Island,as it is halfway in the sky.

The island is split into two sides—the blue side and thepink side. They arrive first at the blue side—a dangerous and hostile place.The leader of the blue side, the Boolooroo of the Blues, is an evil man whopunishes people by chopping them in half and sewing mismatched pieces backtogether. The Boolooroo captures Trot, Button, and Cap’n Bill and gives Trot asa slave to his daughters. The three eventually escape and make their way overto the pink side of the island, a much happier but still dangerous place. Thelaws of Sky Island insist that the visitors be thrown off the side of theisland, and even the leader cannot save them. Trot, Button, and Cap’n Bill seemto be in an inescapable place of danger and they will need someone or somethingvery powerful to save them from Sky Island.

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Author Bio: L. Frank Baum

Author Bio: L. Frank Baum

Lyman Frank Baum (1856–1919), born in Chittenango, New York, was a journalist, dramatist, and writer best known for his fantasies about the land of Oz, the first being The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The success of this book led to his writing thirteen sequels. He wrote about sixty books in all, mostly for children.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 5.52
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English