• The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm

  • By: Nancy Farmer
  • Narrated by: George Guidall
  • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (207 ratings)

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The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm

By: Nancy Farmer
Narrated by: George Guidall
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Publisher's summary

You're about to enter the world of the future - a world turned inside out and upside down, beyond anything you've ever imagined.

Zimbabwe, 2194. General Matsika's three children sneak out of the house on a forbidden adventure and disappear. Immediately the general calls Africa's most unusual detectives: the Ear, the Eye, and the Arm. Together these three detectives combine their superhuman powers to find the missing children. It's a dangerous mission that leads them from the seedy streets of the Cow's Guts to the swaying top of the Mile-High MacIlwaine Hotel. With the evil spirits of the past and the villains of the future chasing them all the way, can the Ear, the Eye, and the Arm find the Matsika children before it's too late?

African tribal folklore meets futuristic technology in this brilliantly imaginative Newbery Honor Book. The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm blends adventure, laugh-out-loud humor, and an unforgettable cast of characters (black, brown, white, and even blue) into an extraordinary tale that listeners will find unforgettable.

©1994 Nancy Farmer (P)1995 Recorded Books, LLC