The Hoodwinkers

Jim Decks is up to no good again, and the four decide to woo him away from swizzling Americans with tales of his boat belonging to William the Conqueror by persuading him to take  trippers out to see the ruins of the drowned village of Winklesea.

Publishing history
Collins, London, 1962, illus Geoffrey Whittam
Children’s Book Club, 1962
Girls Gone By, Bath, 2008

Jim Decks is up to no good again, and the four decide to woo him away from swizzling Americans with tales of his boat belonging to William the Conqueror by persuading him to take  trippers out to see the ruins of the drowned village of Winklesea.

Other editions

Romney Marsh series (reading order)
Wish for a Pony
Summer of the Great Secret
The Midnight Horse
The White Riders
Cargo of Horses
Strangers to the Marsh
Hidden in a Dream
No Entry
The Nightbird
Storm Ahead
Operation Seabird
(Storm Ahead – the end)
No Going Back
The Hoodwinkers
Dolphin Summer
A Wind is Blowing

 

 

 

 

 

Monica Edwards