The Sands of Shark Island : School Ship Tobermory

  • by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Narrated by Nicholas Guy Smith
  • Series: School Ship Tobermory
  • 5 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Imagine going to school on a boat! The rip-roaring excitement continues in the second volume of this adventure-mystery series set on the high seas, from the author of the beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency!
Ben and Fee MacTavish and their schoolmates onboard the School Ship Tobermory are headed thousands of miles from their base in Mull to a small island in the Caribbean. They will learn extraordinary details about Captain Macbeth's past and come face to face with modern-day pirates. The students and crew aboard the Tobermory will have to band together and use their wits to escape harm and overcome the evil pirates.


What the Critics Say

"...instilled with wholesome values, intelligence, and action. A comfortable, wise tale that is more than anything a story of friendship." (Kirkus Reviews)


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Customer Reviews

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Second is better

This is a better story than the first one in this series. I didn't like the first one so much, though I'm a fan of young adult fiction and love AMS's work in general. This story is more engaging, the characters are more interesting, and I'm ready now for this series to continue.
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- E. Hansen

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-11-2017
  • Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)