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    “Hello,” Peggy said now, holding her hand out across the dining table to Petrova, who she was directly opposite. “Second Officer Peggy Blackett, WRNS.”

    “First Officer Petrova Fossil, ATA.” Petrova grinned and accepted the hand

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    Letters written before Winter Holiday

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    When Nancy discovers that something very important was left behind in the move from Swallowdale to Wild Cat Island, she and Titty make the journey back to retrieve it.

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    It's the summer after Great Northern? John has joined the navy and Susan is now Captain of the Swallow-if only they had Swallow. Unfortunately there are other visitors at Holly Howe this summer who are learning to sail in Swallow. The holiday isn't quite as good as Susan hoped - until Titty and Dorothea embroil Susan and Peggy in an adventure.

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    Five half-drabbles (one per fandom) inspired by poetry, written for a Livejournal meme.

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    Five half-drabbles (one per fandom) inspired by poetry, written for a Livejournal meme.

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    Roger sees unusual activity in the harbour and offers to help out, resulting in an experience that he will never forget.

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    While camping on Wild Cat Island John gets woken in the night.

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    No-one will be surprised that John Walker joined the Navy. But what is the life of a young officer like, and can a love of small boats be useful when serving in His Majesty's Ships? Will childhood friendships survive the onset of adulthood? Not a continuous narrative, more a selection of scenes as in Forrester's "Midshipman Hornblower".

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    "Colonel Jolys sat down by the telephone after dinner, ready to answer immediately if anyone should ring. But a full stomach and a hot day conspired against him, and though he would never have admitted it, he fell into a doze. The jangling telephone bell woke him with a start."

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    Truths, half-truths, and lies John and Nancy tell each other over the years.

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    Three three-sentence fics written in response to prompts at rthstewart's 2015 Three Sentence Ficathon: More Than One Way to Skin a Cat, Running from Mainland China, and Engine Trouble.

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    Starting in summer 1950 and taking place over the next few years.
    Roger Walker met his friend Jon's family once, on a visit to Trennels the day Jon Marlow died in a test flight. Now he meets Jon's cousins again.

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    After the fire on High Topps, Dick and Titty look for stars and make plans for the rest of the summer.

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    Because all characters ever must be sorted into Hogwarts Houses, and I don't think anyone has sorted this lot.

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    Set in 1949, Dorothea, now a moderately successful author, goes to stay with Nancy and John and their daughters on Malta, where John is stationed. Later in the same summer, Dorothea, Dick and Titty, along with the small Callums then revisit the Hebrides.

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    A collection of miscellaneous three sentence fics written for rthstewart's three sentence ficathon. I have made some edits since posting the originals on dreamwidth.

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    10/?
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    Scenes from the year following the accident that killed Susan Pevensie's family.

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    The third of my stories about the Swallows, Amazons, Ds and Eels as adults, it is now the 1980s. Some of might not make sense if you have not read my previous two stories! (Again written about the characters as adults for readers of the S & A books who are now adults themselves!) - Just realised a story exists here with the same name (hence the change), apologies to the original author!

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    The second of my stories about the Swallows, Amazons, Ds and Eels as adults based on how they are described in the original books. This is set in the late 1960s, and some of it will not make complete sense if you have not read my first one Different Territory. Once again this is for adults who read the original books as children, not for child readers (there is nothing to offend but my idea is to feature them all in adult novels.)

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