Grab your copy of the second edition of the Making of Swallows and Amazons from our Swallows and Amazons Shop

The second edition of Sophie Neville’s “The Making of Swallows and Amazons (1974)” is now available from the Nancy Blackett Shop. The newly revised edition has just been published… Continue reading Grab your copy of the second edition of the Making of Swallows and Amazons from our Swallows and Amazons Shop

Swallows and Amazons Christmas Gifts: last orders for the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

It’s last orders for Swallows and Amazons fans in the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to order their Christmas gifts from our Swallows and Amazons Shop. Our books close on Sunday (18th December). Please note that any orders for our new handmade jewellery range will now be delivered later in January. We will endeavour to meet your orders up to the dates shown below, but cannot guarantee pre-Christmas delivery after those dates. Sunday 18th December (not jewellery) for delivery to: the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man THANK YOU FOR ORDERING YOUR GIFTS FOR CHRISTMAS Continue reading Swallows and Amazons Christmas Gifts: last orders for the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

Swallows and Amazons Christmas Gifts: last week for the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

There’s only a week to go for Swallows and Amazons fans in the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to order their Christmas gifts from our Swallows and Amazons Shop. Please note that today (11th December) is the last day for ordering from our new handmade jewellery range, in order to allow sufficient time for your jewellery to be made by hand. We will endeavour to meet your orders up to the dates shown below, but cannot guarantee pre-Christmas delivery after those dates. Sunday 18th December (11th December for jewellery) for delivery to: the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man PLEASE … Continue reading Swallows and Amazons Christmas Gifts: last week for the UK, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

Reading “Swallows and Amazons” – with the Swallows and Amazons shop

Many different editions of Arthur Ransome’s series of “Swallows and Amazons” stories have been published over the years, and we have a selection of the latest Vintage Classics and Red Fox paperbacks available from our Swallows and Amazons shop. The Vintage Classics paperback editions started being released in 2012, and feature a large, clear, easy-to-read typeface, all of Arthur Ransome’s original illustrations, plus quizzes, games and additional information in a new ‘Backstory’ section. Swallows and Amazons Red Fox paperbacks Additionally, the cover for the Vintage Classics edition of “Swallows and Amazons” won the prestigious 2013 V&A Book Cover Illustration Award for the Finnish … Continue reading Reading “Swallows and Amazons” – with the Swallows and Amazons shop