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The Book of Adventure with the Mail On Sunday!

    There's a new, exclusive Famous Five themed book out there... The Book of Adventure has 90 pages of thrilling stories and top tips for explorers. What's more, it's free when you buy the 20th August edition of the Mail On Sunday at participating stores....

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Happy 120th birthday, Enid Blyton!

  Enid Blyton was born on 11th August, 1897. Here are some eye-popping facts for you on her birthday: * Enid Blyton is believed to have written around 700 books. * According to UNESCO, Enid Blyton is the most translated children's author in the world. * She is...

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How to have an Enid Blyton summer

  *   Pick up a copy of Summer Holiday Stories *   Visit a RHS garden to have plenty of Famous Five themed adventures *   Read this Big Issue list of summer things to do *   Make ginger beer from a brilliant recipe by Allegra McEvedy *   Have lashings of...

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ABOUT ENID BLYTON

Enid Mary Blyton was born on 11th August 1897 in East Dulwich, South London and spent her childhood in Beckenham, Kent, with her two younger brothers, Hanly and Carey. Enid’s father, Thomas, to whom she was very close, was a clothing wholesaler. Her mother, Theresa, devoted her time to housework, expecting her daughter to contribute to household chores.

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ABOUT ENID BLYTON

Enid Mary Blyton was born on 11th August 1897 in East Dulwich, South London and spent her childhood in Beckenham, Kent, with her two younger brothers, Hanly and Carey. Enid’s father, Thomas, to whom she was very close, was a clothing wholesaler. Her mother, Theresa, devoted her time to housework, expecting her daughter to contribute to household chores.

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