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Swallows and Amazons —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2001
1 available of 4 items

Peter Duck : [a treasure hunt in the Caribbees] —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2002
0 available of 2 items

Six intrepid brothers and sisters crew out on the high seas where they brave every imaginable danger.

Winter holiday —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2012
0 available of 2 items

Follows the adventures of two groups of children who spend ; a winter holiday by a great lake next to the mountains.

Swallowdale —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
1961
1 available of 2 items

Swallows and Amazons
DVD
2017
3 available of 5 items

Four children (the Swallows) on holiday in the Lake District sail on their own to an island and start a war with rival children (the Amazons). In the meantime, a mysterious man on a houseboat accuses them of a crime they...

The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
1968
4 available of 6 items

When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way.

Missee Lee —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

The children and Captain Flint sail around the world on the "Wild Cat" and are captured by a female Chinese pirate.

Little daughter of the snow —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2005
0 available of 1 items

Childless and sad, an elderly Russian man and his wife watch the village children playing in the snow. One day they decide to make their own little snow girl. Much to their amazement, her eyes start to shine, her hair tu...

Secret water —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
1939
1 available of 1 items

The picts and the martyrs : or, Not welcome at all —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

The Ds can't wait to go and stay with Nancy and Peggy in the Lake District during the summer holidays. But when the Amazons' dreadful Great Aunt invites herself to stay too, the summer is threatened with dullness. Stayin...

The fool of the world and the flying ship
VHS
1991
0 available of 1 items

An adaptation of the book by Arthur Ransome, retelling the Russian tale about a boy who performs a series of impossible tasks to win the czar's daughter.

The children's treasury
Book On CD
1 available of 1 items

Full-cast dramatizations of six classic children's stories.

Swallowdale —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

The adventures of the Walker children and their friends through a shipwreck, a camp on the mainland, a secret valley and cave, and a trek through the mountains. Sequel to "Swallows and Amazons". Grades 4-7. 1931.

The Picts and The Martyrs: or, Not welcome at all —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2011

Nancy and Peggy have their hopes for a glorious holiday-without-parents dashed when their stern great-aunt arrives, uninvited, to supervise them. The girls hide their houseguests, Dick and his sister Dorothea, in a cabin...

Coot Club —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Book On CD
2012
1 available of 1 items

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.

Coot club —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

Dorothea, Dick and their friends form the Bird Protection Society or "Coot Club". Boat collisions and frantic chases ensue when a group of holiday boaters disturb one of the coot's nests. Grades 4-7. 1934.

Favorite Russian fairy tales —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
EBook
1995

Six tales of witches, and wizardry, perilous journeys, wise animals, frightful giants and beautiful princesses, among them the legendary Fire-Bird, the dulcimer-playing Sadko, the iron-toothed witch Baba Yaga, and a goat...

Swallows and Amazons —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2008

Two groups of English school children meet while on holiday - the Walkers (the Swallows) and the Blacketts (the Amazons). They spend the summer on an island, sailing, hunting for treasure, and becoming involved in a myst...

Pigeon post —Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2008

Plenty of excitement, a little danger, a lot of thinking, planning and fun in connection with a gold mine. More adventures with John, Titty and Roger - the Swallows, Nancy and Peggy Blackett - the Amazons, joined this ti...

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