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free read Missee Lee ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ ‘So long’ called the harbourmaster ‘Don’t run into Missee Lee’The Swallows s and Captain Flint don’t pay much heed to the harbourmaster’s friendly warning as they set off for China They are on a round the world voyage aboard the Wild Cat and it’s been plain sailing fNkey accidentally sinks their faithful boat things take a serious turn for the worse Separated captured miles from home the Swallows and s are about to meet their fate and the pirate who holds it the legendary Missee LeeIn the 'Backstory' you can learn to decipher Nancy's Morse code and find out about the real life inspirations for. Sadly this is the one Swallows and s that is too dated to be read with any pleasure today Dated in its racism and cliched views of Asia The story is constructed with Ransome's usual expertise and our heroes' capture by and escape from pirates is well told Ransome brings his nautical knowledge to bear expertly in the parts of the tale that take place at sea But the rest of it is rendered unbearable by its portrayal of the Chinese The book should be retired from the series

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‘So long’ called the harbourmaster ‘Don’t run into Missee Lee’The Swallows s and Captain Flint don’t pay much heed to the harbourmaster’s friendly warning as they set off for China They are on a round the world voyage aboard the Wild Cat and it’s been plain sailing for a hundred ports But when Gibber the ship’s mo. What nonsense this book should be retired as one poor reviewer has concluded I have been an avid Swallows and s fan all my life and I am 50 now So has all my family right back to my mother and her sisters getting their copies as presents when first they were written I first read Missee Lee 39 years ago and of all the series it has stuck with me It's a departure like Peter Duck but to me I like to think it comes from the depths of Titty's imagination A fabulous tale with the characters beautifully coming to life in this strange setting to them My favourite will always be Winter Holiday and the magical race to the North Pole but I pick up Missee Lee most often as I have done this holiday in Mauritius and looked out from my sun bed to sea and imaged the Wild Cat just over the horizon Brilliant Ransome

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Missee LeeMissee LeeVintage Children’s Classics is a twenty first century classics list aimed at 8 12 year olds and the adults in their lives Discover timeless favourites from The Jungle Book and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to modern classics such as The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Ti. Not my favorite Swallows book but I just adore the characters and their personalities