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Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

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Ages 7 and Up

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Winner of the American Library Association's 1956 Newbery Award for "the most distinguished contribution of American literature for children."

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch tells the inspiring, true adventures of Nat Bowditch, a boy during the American Revolution, whose passion for learning and unstoppable spirit lead him from poverty and servitude to triumph and adventure at sea. Ultimately, Nat achieves everlasting fame for revolutionizing navigation and saving countless lives.

This is a moving personal story about the value of knowledge and the exultant human spirit.

Approximately 6 1/2 hrs on 6 CDs

"Jim Weiss is a master narrator especially when it comes to conversation…he takes on persona easily, male or female, young or old…" —AudioFile

• AudioFile Earphones Award