The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat, Read by Sura Siu
A Breathtaking Seafaring Adventure for Kids
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Sura Siu captivates as she narrates The Last Mapmaker, Christina Soontornvat’s breathtaking seafaring adventure. AudioFile’s Emily Connelly tells host Jo Reed about listening to this exciting audiobook with her children—multiple times! Sai is a bright-voiced and bold 12-year-old girl hoping to set a new course for her life and leave her past behind. She’s thrilled when her assistantship to mapmaker Paiyoon yields a chance to join an expedition charting the Southern seas. Soontornvat’s Thai-inspired fantasy world is one listeners will adore exploring, and Siu brings it to life beautifully. She amps up the pace as Sai faces storms, betrayal, and maybe even dragons on the high seas.
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