WARNING TO ALL CHILDREN WHOSE PARENTS LIKE TO WALK PLACES! Don't walk to Sandymouth from Duckpool ... it is further than you think! (H Age 13)
WARNING: wilst walking from Hawkers 1 to Hawkers 2 at night there are so many slugs it's amazing! (S Age 9 1/2)
I recomend surf beaches because the waves pull you and I had a wave sweep over my head !!! ... and nearly drowned. (L Age 9 1/2)
We were begging our mummy and daddy to go on the swing! Mummy did it! and jumped into the water and got soaked. We laughed at her and she laughed too. (A H Age 9)
The walks in the woods were wonderful, but best of all was the rope swing. M H (Age 63 3/4)
Sloshy wellies all around! Brilliant! (K Age 10)
Look out for the wood over the front door, you get splinters! Then your Dad sticks a pin in your hand!
A man went to the doctor and said, "I feel like a marquee and a wig-wam."
The doctor replied, "You're two tents."
No internet, no XBox, no TV, no mobile signal. I hated it. (B 12 yrs old)
B fitted into the airing cupboard very nicely and soon became quiet. (B's mum)
P.S. The book mentions two cars can be parked in the drive if the second double parks the first. True, but the second car can't then open their doors. We threw the odd bun through the window to my sister.