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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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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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The Famous Five'll Fix It!

Advantages: An action packed adventure story for children.
Disadvantages: Dated and old fashioned in places

Review of The Famous Five- Five Get Into A Fix, a children's novel by Enid Blyton I am reviewing a paperback version of the novel, ISBN 0340104309, published by Knight Books. This novel was first published in 1957; my copy is a reprint from 1988. Novel ...

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Review of Five Get into a Fix - 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 ...

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Review of Five Go to Mystery Moor - Enid Blyton

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Five get into trouble - but I had no trouble reading this .

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...was a kid, I adored Enid Blyton books. By far my favourites were the books based around boarding school life, or around pure fantasy, but I loved the Famous Five books too . This is the eigth book in a 21 book series, but don't worry if you haven' ...

Thehonesttruth 09.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Five Get into Trouble - Enid Blyton

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