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Thank you Krystal - I have found out these books are still in print - I intend reading them again.
Being an avid reader and starting at a very young age these are the 1st books I can remember making an impression on me, must have been 7/8. Arthur illustrated his own books. Jonathan Cape publisher. Set in the English lakes and waterways, children on boats.

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lady wolf known as Krystal says:
WOW stunning page so creative love the map & love the book's most people know this book as made into a tv film.Glad you have such happy memories with it.xxxBeautifully scrapped page loving it to bit'sxxx Thank you for entering the challenge & good luck.xxxx
Nov 20, 2011
Xguern66 says:
Have found out that Walking Tours are organised in the English Lake District following the places the children went in these books. Seems I'm not the only one who loved these stories.
Nov 19, 2011

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mozzie46 says:
Wonderful page. I too am an avid reader, but can't remember the name of the first book I ever read. Will have to think on it. Love your page !!!!
Dec 17, 2011
Meriyay says:
Very creative page,fabulous!!
Dec 4, 2011
coppertop says:
Brilliant page xx
Nov 28, 2011
inkyD says:
A wonderfull page for your first read, such beautiful books and a lovely illustrator. What a smashing memory and how lovely that you intend reading them again Joce!
Nov 24, 2011
Mimi_ says:
Terrific+++
Nov 23, 2011
zanthia says:
wonderful page - i apologize for lack of commenting but even c/p is very hard due to the repeat clicking.
Nov 22, 2011
dorsetkarri58 says:
Oh,this is a wonderful evocative page, brings back great memories..and the world of books brings such magic! xx
Nov 22, 2011
Grandma G says:
Not been on here for 2 days so am way way behind and have to resort to C&P again...sorry...just wanted to say your page is fabuous...!!
Nov 21, 2011
Craftypoly says:
superb page well done hugs x
Nov 21, 2011
sugarpops says:
fabulous page xxx
Nov 21, 2011
Nanny-G says:
Fantasic page and layout,
Nov 20, 2011
Pelle says:
Gorgeous page!!
Nov 20, 2011
kruk says:
wonderful page!
Nov 20, 2011
alybet77 says:
Great page!!
Nov 20, 2011
Lavender Passion says:
Wonderful creative LO and page of your first book! God Bless!
Nov 19, 2011
Granny Franny says:
Tee hee...shows how well I read LOL...I guess should have read 'your first book', but perhaps one of your favorites too!
Nov 19, 2011
Granny Franny says:
Joce, this is fantastic...a super page of your favorite book(s) - I love the map insert that you've included!!
Nov 19, 2011
amelia123 says:
fabulous page of your first book Joce, beautifully scrapped huny xxx
Nov 19, 2011
Sk8tingmom says:
This is a wonderful book! I have a copy of it. Gorgeous page! Love the colors and the way you did the layout.
Nov 19, 2011
naneebug says:
Wonderful page!!
Nov 19, 2011
belle15 says:
Fantastic page for the challenge
Nov 19, 2011
Judikim says:
Great memories & beautifully scrapped Joce :)
Nov 19, 2011
littlepixel says:
Joce, this is a Great page of your first book!(: 10+10ch...Beautifully scrapped!(: Hugs, Shannon xx
Nov 19, 2011
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