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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HAVE A FAMOUS FIVE ADVENTURE THIS SUMMER WITH THE RHS!

  The Royal Horticultural Society are putting on a whole summer of family fun marking the 75th anniversary of The Famous Five! Activities will include an amazing self-guided trail with a prize at the end, an immersive theatre show, themed crafts, den building,...

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Brand new covers for The Famous Five!

  This year, The Famous Five are 75 years young! In celebration, the entire set of 21 books is now available with brand new covers, beautifully illustrated by artist Laura Ellen Anderson. Sadly, the puppy does not come as standard. You can get hold of these...

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