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Summary

Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes is the utterly beguiling tale of a ten-year-old blind orphan who has been forced into a life of crime. One fateful afternoon, Peter steals a mysterious box that contains three magical pairs of eyes. When he tries the first pair, he is instantly transported to a hidden island where he is presented with a special quest: to travel beyond the known world and rescue a lost kingdom from its treacherous ruler. With the help of the Fantastic Eyes and some unlikely friends, Peter embarks on an unforgettable, swashbuckling adventure to save a people in need - and to discover his true destiny.

©2012 Jonathan Auxier (P)2012 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

Critic reviews

“Jonathan Auxier’s strange and inventive debut, Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes, is a beautiful adventure told in a dashing and assured voice. It’s Little Nemo in Slumberland meets Oliver Twist. I enjoyed it tremendously.” (Audrey Niffenegger, author of the best seller The Time Traveler’s Wife)

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What made the experience of listening to Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes the most enjoyable?

Great narration. Kudos to narrator for his voice acting and performance.

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My 7 year olds were enthralled and didn't want to stop listening when it was time for breaks. Highly recommend.

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  • mrs c
  • 16-10-17

Fantastic!

My seven year old son and I enjoyed this story immensely. We loved the characters, the wonderful places and the many twists in the plot. We would thoroughly recommend it.