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4 edition of Coot club. found in the catalog.

Coot club.

Arthur Michell Ransome

Coot club.

by Arthur Michell Ransome

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by the author and Helene Carter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R175 Co 2
The Physical Object
Pagination342 p.
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6319440M
LC Control Number35007174
OCLC/WorldCa217571

  The twelve books are for children or grownups—anyone captivated by a world of sailing, adventure, and imagination. It all started with a coot’s nest. Dorothy and Dick meet Tom Dodgeon, Port and Starboard, and three pirate salvagers—all members of the Coot Club Bird Protection s: 3. Publisher's Summary It all started with a coot's nest. Dorothy and Dick meet Tom Dodgeon, Port and Starboard, and three pirate salvagers all members of the Coot Club Bird Protection Society. When one of the coot's nests is disturbed by a shipful of Hullabaloos-rude holiday boaters - trouble begins.

Get this from a library! Coot club. [Arthur Ransome] -- Dorothy and Dick have an adventure in the English countryside, involving frantic chases, calamitous boat collisions, and the attempts of their friends to protect nesting birds from rude holiday. This book is a most enjoyable mystery story, featuring the characters from the earlier book in the series, "Coot Club". The book spins a tale of a group of ingenious young people turning detective to clear themselves of accusations of dastardly and illegal maritime deeds, and to catch the real perpetrators who were out to frame them.4/5.

Editions for Coot Club: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published in ), Coot Club was a trip of nostalgia, since it is one of Arthur Ransome's Swallows & Amazons books, but this time set in Norfolk, where I live. It was published , but between then and the late 60s little had changed, other than the luxury of a fridge on board the wooden sailing boats/5(11).


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Coot club by Arthur Michell Ransome Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is part of the Swallows & Amazon set, although The Becketts and Walkers are not in this book. A hire boat full of rowdy "city people" are causing distress to the general boating population and in particular the "Coot Club who are concerned when the city people moor over a rare birds nest/5(19).

This book is part of the Swallows & Amazon set, although The Becketts and Walkers are not in this book. A hire boat full of rowdy "city people" are causing distress to the general boating population and in particular the "Coot Club who are concerned when the city people moor over a rare birds nest/5(84).

If Swallows and Amazons is the childhood classic to remember, Coot Club is its equal. We first encounter Dick and Dot in the book that comes before it when they are with the Swallows and the Amazons up in the northern lakes.

In this story they holiday on the Norfolk Broads /5. This book is part of the Swallows & Amazon Coot club. book, although The Becketts and Walkers are not in this book. A hire boat full of rowdy "city people" are causing distress to the general boating population and in particular the "Coot Club who are concerned when the city people moor over a rare birds nest/5(83).

It all started with a coot’s nest. Dorothy and Dick meet Tom Dodgeon, Port and Starboard, and three pirate salvagers—all members of the Coot Club Bird Protection Society.

When one of the coot’s nests is disturbed by a shipful of “Hullabaloos”—rude holiday boaters—trouble begins. Frantic chases, calamitous boat collisions, and near drownings fill the pages [ ]. Coot Club is the fifth book of the Swallows and Amazons series, published in The action takes place on 22 April - 6 May Dick and Dorothea Callum are planning to stay with Mrs Barrable aboard a yacht on the Norfolk Broads during the Easter Holidays.

Coot Club by Arthur Ransome,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Description of the book "Coot Club": Dorothy and Dick have an adventure in the English countryside, involving frantic chases, calamitous boat collisions, and the attempts of their friends to protect nesting birds from rude holiday boaters.

Reviews of the Coot Club So far regarding the ebook we have Coot Club suggestions customers haven't still. The big six [RANSOME, Arthur] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The big six/5(59). Coot Club (21) 1h 29min ALL Coot Club and its companion story, The Big Six, are based on the celebrated Swallows & Amazons series of childrens' books written by Arthur Ransome.

For anyone who loves sailing and adventure, the Arthur Ransome classics stand alone. Coot Club (Puffin Books) This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. The twelve books are for children or grownups--anyone captivated by a world of sailing, adventure, and imagination. It all started with a coot's nest. Dorothy and Dick meet Tom Dodgeon, Port and Starboard, and three pirate salvagers--all members of the Coot Club Bird Protection Society.5/5(2).

Coot Club and its companion story, The Big Six, are based on the celebrated Swallows & Amazons series of childrens' books written by Arthur Ransome. For anyone who loves sailing and adventure, the Arthur Ransome classics stand alone/10(1).

Coot Club is the fifth book of Arthur Ransome's Swallows and Amazons series of children's books, published in The book sees Dick and Dorothea Callum visiting the Norfolk Broads during the Easter holidays, eager to learn to sail and thus impress the Swallows and Amazons when they return to the Lake District later that year.

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Get this from a library. Coot club. [Arthur Ransome] -- The adventures of the Coot Club as they navigate the rivers of England. After reading the Big Six, I read the prequel The Coot takes place on the Norfolk Broads when a group of children have a grand adventure being chased all over the waterways by the hullabaloos the name the children give a very noisy group of a gentle story but if you like a good story, this is well written and can stand to be read by adults as well as children/5(83).

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Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases. Get this from a library. Coot Club. [Arthur Ransome] -- "Tom Dudgeon has cast off a motor cruiser from its moorings to protect a coot's nest, but now the cruiser is searching high and low for him even offering a reward.

Tom accepts an invitation for a. After reading the Big Six, I read the prequel The Coot takes place on the Norfolk Broads when a group of children have a grand adventure being chased all over the waterways by the hullabaloos the name the children give a very noisy group of a gentle story but if you like a good story, this is well written and can stand to be read by adults as well as children/5(74).

Coot Club, that great classic of the Norfolk Broads * Evening News Norwich * I read the entire series of Arthur Ransome's children's books as a child and thought they were absolutely fantastic.

They were full of adventure, all sorts of exciting things happened and they were truly inspirational -- Ellen MacArthur In my early teens I read Arthur.

Originally published over a half-century ago, the twelve books are still eagerly read by children and adults alike – by all those captivated by the world of adventure and imagination.Arthur Ransome Coot Club Similar books.

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Arthur Ransome's Swallows and Amazons series has stood the test of time. Ransome is not only a great storyteller, writing from first-hand experience, but each.