Secret Water
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Secret Water

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John, Susan, Titty and Roger, the crew of the Swallow, take on the job of mapping the mass of small islands round Pin Mill while living on the biggest one. But who are the mysterious savages who lurk in the islands - and is the tribal totem they find in their campsite a threat of attack. ?
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Product details

  • 9+
  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 24mm | 266g
  • RED FOX
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0
  • 0099427230
  • 9780099427230
  • 90,301

Review Text

"A magnificent exploring adventure"
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"A magnificent exploring adventure" * Times Literary Supplement *
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About Arthur Ransome

Arthur Ransome was born in Leeds in l884 and went to school at Rugby. He was in Russia in l917, and witnessed the Revolution, which he reported for the Manchester Guardian. After escaping to Scandinavia, he settled in the Lake District with his Russian wife where, in l929, he wrote Swallows and Amazons. And so began a writing career which has produced some of the real children's treasures of all time. In 1936 he won the first ever Carnegie Medal for his book, Pigeon Post.
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Rating details

1,578 ratings
4.14 out of 5 stars
5 40% (634)
4 38% (598)
3 19% (295)
2 2% (35)
1 1% (16)
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