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School Ship Tobermory

Alexander McCall Smith

The author of the beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency draws from his own sailing experience to deliver this rip-roaring adventure on the high seas. The first volume in a middle-grade adventure-mystery series perfect for boys and girls! Ben and Fee MacTavish are twins who've been homeschooled on a submarine. Now they're heading to the School Ship Tobermory. This is no ordinary school-it's a sailing ship where kids from around the world train to be sailors and learn about all things nautical. Come aboard as the kids set sail for their first adventure. Ben and Fee make friends as they adjust to life aboard the Tobermory. When a film crew arrives on a nearby ship, the Albatross, Ben is one of the lucky kids chosen as a movie extra. But after a day's filming, his suspicions are aroused. Are the director and crew really shooting a film? Or are they protecting a secret on the lower decks of the Albatross? Ben, Fee, and their friends set out to investigate. Are they prepared for what they might find? From the Hardcover edition.

The author of the beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency draws from his own sailing experience to deliver this rip-roaring adventure on the high seas. The first volume in a middle-grade adventure-mystery series perfect for boys and girls! Ben and Fee MacTavish are twins who've been homeschooled on a submarine. Now they're heading to the School Ship Tobermory. This is no ordinary school-it's a sailing ship where kids from around the world train to be sailors and learn about all things nautical. Come aboard as the kids set sail for their first adventure. Ben and Fee make friends as they adjust to life aboard the Tobermory. When a film crew arrives on a nearby ship, the Albatross, Ben is one of the lucky kids chosen as a movie extra. But after a day's filming, his suspicions are aroused. Are the director and crew really shooting a film? Or are they protecting a secret on the lower decks of the Albatross? Ben, Fee, and their friends set out to investigate. Are they prepared for what they might find? From the Hardcover edition.
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The author of the beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency draws from his own sailing experience to deliver this rip-roaring adventure on the high seas. The first volume in a middle-grade adventure-mystery series perfect for boys and girls! Ben and Fee MacTavish are twins who've been homeschooled on a submarine. Now they're heading to the School Ship Tobermory. This is no ordinary school-it's a sailing ship where kids from around the world train to be sailors and learn about all things nautical. Come aboard as the kids set sail for their first adventure. Ben and Fee make friends as they adjust to life aboard the Tobermory. When a film crew arrives on a nearby ship, the Albatross, Ben is one of the lucky kids chosen as a movie extra. But after a day's filming, his suspicions are aroused. Are the director and crew really shooting a film? Or are they protecting a secret on the lower decks of the Albatross? Ben, Fee, and their friends set out to investigate. Are they prepared for what they might find? From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Crawford Logan

Length:

4h 54m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:13


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:30


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:42


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:56


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:46


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:27


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:32


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:56


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:42


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:36


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:45


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:09


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:48


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

08:21


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:43


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:36


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:10


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:48


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:13


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:57


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:50


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:28


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:19


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

07:36


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:35


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

08:25


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:51


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

07:27


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

09:02


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:49


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:28


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:44


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:53


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:41


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

07:27


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

08:04


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:16


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

03:27


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

08:42


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:07


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

08:05


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

07:40


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:31


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

00:28