Read Sky IslandAuthor L. Frank Baum – groundhogwalking.co.uk

Sky Island This captivating tale by the royal historian of Oz recounts the further adventures of a little girl named Trot and Cap n Bill, an old sailor, after their visit to the Sea Fairies A remarkable fairyland in sky country, Sky Island turns out to be a place that Trot, Cap n Bill, and their friend a little boy nicknamed Button bright were glad to leave after having experienced some unpleasant moments there Transported by a magical umbrella that whisks the three travelers off to this island in the sky, they meet the six snub nosed princesses, discover the King s treasure chamber, encounter a blue wolf, meet Tourmaline the poverty Queen and Rosalie the Witch, and eventually make the long journey home A charming addition to Dover s successful line of Oz books, this volume will delight long time Oz fans as well as newcomers to L Frank Baum s realms of fantasy 86 black and white and 12 full color illustrations. Best Download Sky Island [ by ] L. Frank Baum [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – groundhogwalking.co.uk

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  1. A little bit of Oz without actually being an Oz book Much better than the first Captain Bill and Trot book.

  2. Sky Island is the second book in Baum s Trot Cap n Bill series The first book is The Sea Fairies, and while I found Sky Island less imaginative than The Sea Fairies, I thought the story wasengaging It s not necessary to read the first book in order to understand the second, a...

  3. I didn t like this one as much as others many because I don t really care for Button Bright Polychrome is in this and I liked that part of it.

  4. What happens when a old sailor, a intelligent young boy, and a snarky little girl go into a land full of rivalry between the pinkies and blues Sky Island is a book about true loyalty and friendship L Frank Baum built the imagination into the pages of this book, and it goes to show such as little pink people The explanation to everything is short and simple and gets the point across easily, such as the flying umbrella it is nothingand nothing less than a flying umbrella There is a lot What happens when a old sailor, a intelligent young boy, and a snarky little girl go into a land full of rivalry between the pinkies and blues Sky Island is a book about true loyalty and friendship L Frank Baum built the imagination into the pages of this book, and it goes to show such as little pink people The explanation to everything is short and simple and gets the point across easily, such as the flying umbrella it is nothingand nothing less t...

  5. Sky Island is the story of Trot, Button Bright and Cap n Bill Button Bright has found a magic umbrella, which allows him to go anyplace in the world in seconds He meets trot and Cap n Bill during his adventures, and the three decide to go to Sky Island , and small island without a name off the coast But the umbrella instead take them up over the ocean They land in a land of blue, where they are taken prisoner by the terrible Boolooroo They must find a way to escape servitude, and on the wa Sky Island is the story of Trot, Button Bright and Cap n Bill Button Bright has found a magic umbrella, which allows him to go anyplace in the world in seconds He meets trot and Cap n Bill during hi...

  6. If you like Baum s series of the Wizard of Oz you love this one After Baum finally put the 14 or 15 book series of Oz to bed he started another series and produced a new Dorothy and this time without limiting to Oz This was actually uses two characters from the Oz series They get to this strange land island in the sky with a magic umbrella and then the rest of the book is full of adventures and attempts to return home after the umbrella is taken from them It is presented in typical Baum fa If you like Baum s series of the Wizard of Oz you love this one After Baum final...

  7. Started reading this a second time to Mike on 12 16 2012 I actually liked this one quite a bit The story kept a good pace, the places and situations were interesting, and the characters were interesting, too I think the only thing I didn t care for was that Baum s leading girl characters Dorothy, Ozma, Betsy Bobbin, and now Trot are all very similar The only real difference between them is the names That said, I really enjoyed this book and was very happy to see the return of Button Brig Started reading this a second tim...

  8. Trot Cap n Bill have another adventure, this time with the help of Button Bright, who manages to not get himself lost this time Except insofar as he finds himself on the other side of the country from his Philadelphia home The first half was pretty dull, b...

  9. I enjoy an occasional dip into Baum s fantasy world I love his world building skills, and his stories charm me when I need a diversion They champion great virtues like love, faithfulness, and kindness, an...

  10. This was a fun little read by the author of the Wizard of Oz There are a few similarities The main characters are a little girl, a one legged sailor, and a little boy They fly off on an adventure with a magic umbrella and meet some interesting characters Though I love the Wizard of Oz...