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    Please note the some of the texts below are out of print, but may be available through libraries or second hand booker sellers. If you know of any other books that may be relevant, please contact me.    
    Title Author(s) Date Published Publisher ISBN    
    Adventure Playgrounds Arvid Bengtsson 1972 Praeger 0258968354    
    Planning for Play Lady Marjory Allen 1969 MIT Press 0262510138    
    Memoirs of an Uneducated Lady: Lady Allen of Hurtwood Lady Marjory Allen & Mary Nicholson 1975 Thames and Hudson 0500011338    
    Adventure Play with Handicapped Children Allan T. Sutherland & Paul Soames 1984 Souvenir Press 0285650009    
    Adventure Playgrounds - A Personal Account of a Play-Leader's Work Jack Lambert & Jenny Pearson 1974 Penguin Books 0140461892    
    An Architecture of Play: A Survey of London's Adventure Playground Nils Norman 2003 Four Corners 0954502508    
    The Complete Playground Book Arlene Brett, Michael Carlebach & Prof. Eugene F. Provenzo 1997 Syracuse University Press 0815602715    

Learning through experience: Children and workers on adventure playgrounds

Leo Jago 1970 LAPA -    
    Playleadership Drummond Abernethy 1977 NPFA -    
    Risk and Safety in Play - The Law and Practice for Adventure Playgrounds Playlink 1997 Taylor & Francis 0419223703    
    Foundations in Playwork Fraser Brown & Chris Taylor 2008 Open University Press 0335222919    
    Evolutionary Playwork and Reflective Analytic Practice Bob Hughes 2001 Routledge 0415251664    
    Good Practice in Playwork Paul Bonel & Jennie Lindon 2000 Nelson Thornes 0748754962    
    Playwork - Theory and Practice Fraser Brown 2002 Open University Press 0335209440    
    Play Types - Speculation and Possibilities Bob Hughes 2006 London Centre for Playwork Education and Training -    
    A Playworker’s Taxonomy of Play Types Bob Hughes 2007 PlayLink/ PlayEducation -    
    Play Environments : A Question of Quality Bob Hughes 1996 PlayLink/ PlayEducation -