Swallows and Amazons

Ransome, Arthur

© 1930

Part of the Swallows and Amazons series

 

Siblings, John, Susan, Titty, and Roger are vacationing on an island in the English Lake District and find themselves under attack by local "pirate" sisters, Nancy and Peggy. Quality children's fiction which adults will enjoy by "the father of British children's fiction" and friend of C.S. Lewis whose Narnia series contain several character resemblances. First in the Swallows and Amazons series.