Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

Written by:
Gary D. Schmidt
Narrated by:
Sam Freed

Unabridged Audiobook

Ratings
Book
7
Narrator
2
Release Date
April 2005
Duration
6 hours 49 minutes
Summary
Not only is Turner Buckminster the son of the new minister in a small Maine town, he is shunned for playing baseball differently than the local boys. Then he befriends smart and lively Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from Malaga Island, a poor community founded by former slaves. Lizzie shows Turner a new world along the Maine coast from digging clams to rowing a boat next to a whale. When the powerful town elders, including Turner’s father, decide to drive the people off the island to set up a tourist business, Turner stands alone against them. He and Lizzie try to save her community, but there’s a terrible price to pay for going against the tide.
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Cynthia W.

A great read for young minds. One is never too old or too young to do a kindness for others.

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Carla B

Interesting piece based on some of Maine's history. I did not connect with the characters. I was not fond of the narrator's voice or tone.

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