Secret Water
by Ransome, Arthur
pub. by J. B. Lippincott Co. - 1939     isbn _
- - (Swallows and Amazons Series)
The Swallows and Amazons end up on a tidal island with a sketchy outline map and the project to fill it in.
They are discovered and discover local children and have adventures. One can learn much about living in muddy tidal areas by reading this book.
Set in and around Hamford Water in Essex, close to the resort town of Walton-on-the-Naze. in Southeastern England.

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