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 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(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.