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Children's adventure tale, not really dated after 60yrs (book 14)

Advantages: Exciting adventure story
Disadvantages: May be a bit too 'middle class' for some

Background The Famous Five books are a series of 21 stories written almost annually by Enid Blyton. The Five mentioned in each title are three siblings - Julian, Dick and little sister Anne together with their cousin Georgina (who insists on bei ...

rolandrat123 13.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Five Have Plenty of Fun - Enid Blyton

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A fast paced adventure with lots of excitment (book 13 in series)

Advantages: Exciting and innocent adventures
Disadvantages: may be a little dated in places

Background The Famous Five are the titles of a series of 21 books written by Enid Blyton and published between 1942 and 1963. The Famous Five are siblings Julian, Dick and Anne with the other two being their cousin Georgina (who is a tomboy and in ...

rolandrat123 10.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Five Go to Mystery Moor - Enid Blyton

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15th Famous Five book - exciting adventures among ruins.

Advantages: Good wholesome adventure - with Roman remains and exploring on the Common
Disadvantages: None

Background The Famous Five are four children and their pet dog who get into many adventures. There are three siblings - Julian the eldest, his brother Dick and younger sister Anne. Together with their tomboy cousin Georgina (who insists on being c ...

rolandrat123 01.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Five on a Secret Trail - Enid Blyton

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Exciting children's adventure story (book 9 in series)

Advantages: Good adventure tale - children out on their own is not meant to be copied today
Disadvantages: Some may feel it dated and old fashioned

...Brief Synopsis This is the ninth book in Enid Blyton's Famous Five series. Published way back in 1950 there are numerous editions to buy and they are also available to listen to free on Youtube. There were 21 books in the Famous Five series but e ...

rolandrat123 16.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Five Fall into Adventure - Enid Blyton

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A camping trip turns into a mystery & adventur-book 16 in series

Advantages: Lovely innocent adventure story
Disadvantages: Maybe a bit old fashioned in places for some

...Background The Famous Fives series of adventure books were written by Enid Blyton and published between 1942 and 1963. The Five of the title are three siblings Julian, Dick and sister Anne Kirrin and their tomboy cousin Georgina together with her ...

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Review of Five Go to Billycock Hill - Enid Blyton

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