The Stewarts have returned to Carrick Lodge on the west coast of Scotland for another summer holiday, and this time they have a boat of their own, the Fauna. Naturally this adds to their fun enormously, and they have a wonderful time sailing, camping and fishing together besides having some very exciting and unexpected adventures.
|Publication date:||23rd March 2007|
|Publisher:||Fidra Books Ltd|
|Categories:||Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage),|
Olivia FitzRoy was born in 1921, one of five sisters, and was educated at home by a governess rather than going to school. Although history was her favourite subject, she also wrote prolifically from early childhood. Summer holidays were mostly spent in the Scottish Highlands and there Olivia learnt to ride, shoot and stalk. Just after the outbreak of World War Two, Olivia's father - a Naval officer - proposed that the family should remain in Inverewe beyond their summer holiday, feeling that they would be safer there. Olivia's younger sister, Barbara, tells how all the family were avid readers and, ...More About Olivia Fitzroy