Robert McCloskey's beautiful story tells young kids of the magical world on an island in Maine. His poetic language inspires wide-eyed wonder from listeners, dreaming of seashells and oceans. Owen Jordan's relaxed performance captures the graceful imagery. The sounds of rain, boats, and seagulls bring curious minds right onto the island. This 16-minute audiobook is best enjoyed with the book in hand for the complete experience. McCloskey's watercolor paintings, coupled with Jordan's aural world, will mesmerize both kids and adults.
Lovely watercolor paintings capture the sights and sounds of nature on a Maine Island.
©1985 Robert McCloskey (P)1961 Weston Woods
It is such a sweet story and told so well
The story teller
Wonder! That's what Summer is for.
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