Pigeon Post
(eBook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
David R. Godine, Publisher, 1992.
Format
eBook
Status
Available Online

Description

Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Other Editions and Formats

More Details

Language
English
ISBN
9781567926392

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

Arthur Ransome., & Arthur Ransome|AUTHOR. (1992). Pigeon Post . David R. Godine, Publisher.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Arthur Ransome and Arthur Ransome|AUTHOR. 1992. Pigeon Post. David R. Godine, Publisher.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Arthur Ransome and Arthur Ransome|AUTHOR. Pigeon Post David R. Godine, Publisher, 1992.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Arthur Ransome, and Arthur Ransome|AUTHOR. Pigeon Post David R. Godine, Publisher, 1992.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

Staff View

Go To Grouped Work

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID659f64e8-2fbe-ab85-59c9-ba6541db6afb
Full titlepigeon post
Authorransome arthur
Grouping Categorybook
Last Update2021-09-16 20:00:51PM
Last Indexed2021-10-15 04:17:38AM

Book Cover Information

Image Sourcesyndetics
First LoadedDec 17, 2020
Last UsedOct 11, 2021

Hoopla Extract Information

stdClass Object
(
    [year] => 1992
    [artist] => Arthur Ransome
    [fiction] => 1
    [coverImageUrl] => https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ins_9781567926392_270.jpeg
    [titleId] => 12274635
    [isbn] => 9781567926392
    [abridged] => 
    [language] => ENGLISH
    [profanity] => 
    [title] => Pigeon Post
    [demo] => 
    [segments] => Array
        (
        )

    [pages] => 384
    [children] => 1
    [artists] => Array
        (
            [0] => stdClass Object
                (
                    [name] => Arthur Ransome
                    [relationship] => AUTHOR
                )

        )

    [genres] => Array
        (
            [0] => Action & Adventure
            [1] => Juvenile Fiction
        )

    [price] => 0.99
    [id] => 12274635
    [edited] => 
    [kind] => EBOOK
    [active] => 1
    [upc] => 
    [synopsis] => For anyone who loves sailing and adventure, Arthur Ransome's classic Swallows and Amazons series stands alone. Originally published in the UK over a half century ago, these books are still eagerly read by children, despite their length and their decidedly British protagonists. We attribute their success to two facts: first, Ransome is a great storyteller and, second, he clearly writes from first-hand experience. Independence and initiative are qualities any child can understand and every volume in this collection celebrates these virtues. The crew's on holiday for their sixth adventure, and they turn their energies to mining for gold, aided by pigeon messengers Homer, Sophocles, and Sappho. The adventurers comb the nearby hills for a fabled lost claim, while being shadowed by a mysterious figure they dub "squashy hat." Undeterred by drought, sudden brushfires, and the continuing presence of Squashy Hat, the young prospectors persevere in their quest - with surprising results. Full of the dangers and dark adventures of old mines and forgotten claims, Pigeon Post has an irresistible appeal to the persistent explorer in every child.
    [url] => https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12274635
    [pa] => 
    [series] => Swallows and Amazons
    [publisher] => David R. Godine, Publisher
)
1