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Fiction, Comedy and DVDs

Fiction, Comedy and DVDs

  • Moving Heavy Things - Arthur Beale
    Moving Heavy Things - Arthur Beale

    Moving Heavy Things

    £7.95

    The almost forgotten craft of shifting large weights with brains instead of engines. Beginning with practical rules for moving like "Get the Ming v...

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    £7.95
  • Richard Scarry's Boats - Arthur Beale

    Richard Scarry's Boats

    £3.99

    Animals sail their sailboats, go fishing, see big freighters, ride on an ocean liner, rescue capsized passengers, put out a barge fire, and live on...

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    £3.99
  • A First Book of the Sea - Arthur Beale

    A First Book of the Sea

    £12.99

    "Spectacular ... you can almost smell the surf between the pages." The Times"Five stars - if you take only one picture book away this summer, make ...

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    £12.99
  • Riddle Of The Sands DVD - Arthur Beale

    Riddle Of The Sands DVD

    £5.99

    Settle in with Carruthers and Davies as they sail around the Frisian Islands in the Dulcibella discovering sinister invasion plots. Simon MacCork...

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    £5.99
  • Selected Works of Jack London - Arthur Beale
    Canterbury Classics

    Selected Works of Jack London

    £18.99

    A beautiful leather-bound collection of Jack London's stories. From hard-edged adventures in the Klondike territory to harrowing experiences on the...

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    £18.99
  • Nogmania - Arthur Beale

    Nogmania

    £25.00

    By Oliver Postgate and Peter Firmin In the lands of the north where the black rocks stand guard against the cold sea, in the dark night that is ve...

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    £25.00
  • Ha'penny Breeze - Arthur Beale

    Ha'penny Breeze

    £9.00

    A de-mobbed soldier returns home to his native Suffolk to find his family’s boat-building business in decline.  Can his yacht designs save the day ...

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    £9.00
  • Ascent of Rum Doodle - Arthur Beale

    Ascent of Rum Doodle

    £8.99

    By W. E. Bowman An outrageously funny spoof about the ascent of a 40,000-and-a-half-foot peak, The Ascent of Rum Doodle has been a cult favourite s...

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    £8.99
  • Sindbad The Sailor - Arthur Beale

    Sindbad The Sailor

    £1.00

    'The valley was full of snakes and serpents as big as palm trees, so huge that they could have swallowed any elephant that met them.'A selection of...

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    £1.00
  • The Fearless Octopus

    £10.00

    Feeling brave? Open up The Fearless Octopus Book! This beautifully written poetic story follows a very courageous octopus! Adventuring can be scary...

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    £10.00
  • Adlard Coles

    The Impractical Boat Owner

    £9.99

    This is a book with no practical purpose whatsoever. As any fan of Dave's would probably guess, a book by him won't make you a better sailor, and i...

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    £9.99
  • The Mousehole Cat - Arthur Beale

    The Mousehole Cat

    £6.99

    A picture book favourite, this is the dramatic and moving Cornish tale of a cat and a fisherman who brave the stormy seas to save their village. Th...

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    £6.99
  • Swallowdale - Arthur Beale

    Swallowdale

    £7.99

    By Arthur Ransome John, Susan, Titty and Roger return to the lake for another summer camping on their island with their old allies, Nancy and Peggy...

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    £7.99
  • Poems of the Sea - Arthur Beale

    Poems of the Sea

    £12.00

    By J. D. McClatchy Throughout history, poets have felt the ancient pull of the sea, exploring the full range of mankind's nautical fears, dreams, ...

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    £12.00
  • An Otter Called Pebble - Arthur Beale

    An Otter Called Pebble

    £5.99

    The seventh in a fantastic series of animal stories for younger readers by Waterstones Children's Book Prize-shortlisted author Helen Peters, with ...

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    £5.99
  • Treasure Island HB - Arthur Beale

    Treasure Island Hardback

    £12.99

    When old drunken sailor Billy Bones dies at the Admiral Benbow Inn, the innkeeper's son Jim Hawkins finds a map amongst his possessions. The local ...

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    £12.99
  • Swallowdale - Arthur Beale

    Swallowdale

    £16.99

    By Arthur Ransome 'Ahoy! Ahoy! Swallows! Ahoy!'Have you ever sailed in a boat or built a camp? Have you caught trout and cooked it yourself? The fo...

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    £16.99