Top 5: Books about Messing About in Boats





Nothing says summertime to me like ‘messing about in boats’. Preferably without firm destination or deadline of course.

1. Mr. Gumpy’s Outing, by John Burningham – age 2+

2. The Story About Ping, by Marjorie Flack – age 2+

3. The Cow who Fell in the Canal, by Phyllis Krasilovsky – age 3+

4. Time of Wonder, by Robert McCloskey – age 4+

5. The Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth Graham – age 6+


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

All writings posted here are © Kim Thompson, unless otherwise indicated. For all artwork on this site, copyright is retained by the artist.
%d bloggers like this: