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Thornton Burgess's Stories Continue to Charm Children (and Adults)

Thornton Burgess, a Cape Cod native, was one of the most prolific 20th century children’s writers. Burgess introduced many children to both books and nature.  Christie Palmer Lowrance has written a new Biography of Thornton Burgess:  Nature’s Ambassador, the Legacy of Thornton Burgess. Mindy Todd talks with her about the book and the legacy of Thornton Burgess.

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Mindy Todd is the host and producer of <i>The Point</i> on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 40 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.