The Adventures of Tommy Blake


Read by Maria Therese

(4.3 stars; 8 reviews)

Child of an atheist father and a devoutly Catholic mother, Tommy has been from childhood the object of a battle of love. Tommy’s courage and unfailing loyalty to his Faith help him to overcome obstacles which threaten his whole future with spiritual tragedy.

Brother Ernest Ryan, was a Holy Cross Brother, the founder of and a prolific author for the Dujarie Press, a Catholic publishing house of Juvenile Saint books for children in the 1950’s and 1960’s. He wrote numerous juvenile biographical saint books for children, as well as several children’s fictional titles – of which this is one. (Summary from an original jacket and Maria Therese)

(3 hr 37 min)

Chapters

The Flight 22:38 Read by Maria Therese
Off Again 18:39 Read by Maria Therese
Into the Unknown 17:32 Read by Maria Therese
At the Academy 16:21 Read by Maria Therese
A Crisis 23:09 Read by Maria Therese
Tommy Goes Vacationing 19:48 Read by Maria Therese
Trouble Ahead 18:31 Read by Maria Therese
Adrift 11:49 Read by Maria Therese
In a Strange Land 14:16 Read by Maria Therese
Voices in the Night 10:29 Read by Maria Therese
Counterplot 15:30 Read by Maria Therese
Tommy the Detective 11:05 Read by Maria Therese
A Great Discovery 11:15 Read by Maria Therese
The Great Adventure 6:35 Read by Maria Therese

Reviews

My children and I enjoyed listening to this story- very adventurous but wholeso…

(5 stars)