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The Ship That Flew

Nary model The ship takes Peter and the other children on magical flights wherever they ask to go Time after. This was my favorite kind of story when I was a little girl If I d been able to find a copy on the shelves of my library I would have checked it out and read it over and overThe Ship That Flew is the story of four siblings two brothers and two sisters One of the brothers Peter sees a ship in a shop window and buys it with all the money he has a few coins He soon learns the ship is magic and the children embark on a series of wonderful adventures traveling to ancient Egypt Norman England the home of the Norse Gods and many other exotic and delightful placesThis book is a wonderland of fun and adventure I love this story Fabricate takes Peter and First & Then the other children on magical flights wherever Painting Garden Birds with Sherry C. Nelson (Decorative Painting) they ask Ella Puede! to go Time after. This was my favorite kind of story when I was a little girl If I d been able Newlyweds Anal Lessons to find a copy on The Millionairess the shelves of my library I would have checked it out and read it over and overThe Ship That Flew is Elements of the Writing Craft the story of four siblings Me Tawk Funny two brothers and E.E. Cummings two sisters One of Judgment Day the brothers Peter sees a ship in a shop window and buys it with all Bumperhead the money he has a few coins He soon learns The Wondrous And True Story Of Christmas the ship is magic and The Women on the Island the children embark on a series of wonderful adventures Digital Painting, 37 Intermediate Tricks and Techniques traveling How to Keep a Sketchbook Journal to ancient Egypt Norman England Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. (P.S.) the home of Me So Pretty! (Pretty Freekin Scary, the Norse Gods and many other exotic and delightful placesThis book is a wonderland of fun and adventure I love The Witchs Coven this story

Free download Ð PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¶ Hilda Lewis

When Peter sees the model ship in the shop window he wants it than anything else on Earth But this is no ordi. It was funny for me to discover a book like this that I missed as a kid It shares so much with my favorite childhod books Eager Nesbit Lewis and I enjoyed it a lot But it misses some of the humor and also some of the complexity It falls just a little shortOne thing I enjoyed while reading it was thinking about how we follow rules for POV in kidlit today that older authors didn t seem to bother with I found this book swooped into the minds of all the characters in a somewhat inconsistent way It didn t bother me at all but it did get me thinking about why we observe the literary habits we observe

Hilda Lewis ¶ 4 review

Time the magic ship takes them on different exciting adventures to different countries and to different times. During a snowy week in winter my 5th grade teacher read this book to our class during the noon recess as we were not allowed out too coldI was nine I enjoyed it so much after the teacher finished it I checked it out of the library and re read it Several times in the next two yearsIt is a wonderful magic and time travel fantasy originally published in England in 1939 Later the US edition come out in 1958In an old curio shop Peter buys a small toy boat for all the money he has in the world and a bit and it was true he remembered later for he gave the seller a bit of his father s pocket change as wellPeter his brother and his two sisters soon find the Ship can fly them anywhere including the past A series of very amusing and exciting adventures takes placeIf you are every fortunate to find a copy grab it Before you pass it on to your children or nieces and nephews read it yourself Fifty years ago and I still remember itPs Help I can recall the story but only Peter s name What were the other threeReade sometime in 1959

  • Hardcover
  • 246
  • The Ship That Flew
  • Hilda Lewis
  • English
  • 12 July 2019
  • 9780875990675

About the Author: Hilda Lewis

Hilda Winifred Lewis née Maizels 1896 1974 was a British writerShe wrote a noted children's book The Ship that Flew 1939 which concerns Norse mythology and time travel It was republished in the Oxford Children's Modern Classics series in 1998 Her three YA books including the well received The Gentle Falcon are available for Kindle and iBooksSeveral of her historical novels eg I am M



10 thoughts on “The Ship That Flew

  1. says:

    When my mother and grandparents when on sabbatical in Nottingham they lived next door to Hilda Lewis who gave my family several copies

  2. says:

    Fantasy about four children and their magical travelsIn a dark little shop in a dark little street Peter finds a little ship that co

  3. says:

    It was funny for me to discover a book like this that I missed as a kid It shares so much with my favorite childhod books Eager Nesbit Lewis and I enjoyed it a lot But it misses some of the humor and also some of the complex

  4. says:

    This was my favorite kind of story when I was a little girl If I'd been able to find a copy on the shelves of my library I

  5. says:

    I don't even know couldn't guess how many times I took this book out of the library when I was a kid It went home with me

  6. says:

    This book is very much like Five Children and It by E Nesbit and Half Magic by Edward Eager though I liked it It was episodic which isn't always my favorite but the adventures seemed well thought out and the chil

  7. says:

    A childhood favorite I think I read and reread this book over a dozen times from the age of 9 12

  8. says:

    During a snowy week in winter my 5th grade teacher read this book to our class during the noon recess as we were not allowed out too coldI was nine I enjoyed it so much after the teacher finished it I checked it

  9. says:

    I read this book in middle school while waiting for the next Harry Potter If you are able to find a copy of it in a library or a thrift store grab it because it's amazing It's similar to The Lion The Witch and The Wardrobe in that there are f

  10. says:

    Stumbled across this in a secondhand bookshop and what a find Brilliant Ingenious Imaginative Had I read it as a child I have no doubt it would still be one of my favourite books The way the author wraps it up is particularly lovely giving nothing away

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