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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.

Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.