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An Enid Blyton Five Find-Outers Mystery

Advantages: Quick and enjoyable read
Disadvantages: Not as good as others in the series

The Enid Blyton Mystery Series The Mystery of the Missing Necklace is the fifth book in a series written by Enid Blyton featuring the Five Find-Outers & Dog. This is a series running along very similar lines to the Famous Five series, also written ...

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Review of Mystery Of The Missing Necklace - Enid Blyton

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Enid Blyton's done it again - Puzzle for the Secret Seven.

Advantages: Brilliant plot, Brilliant characters, brilliant book!
Disadvantages: I can't think of any.

Puzzle for the Secret Seven is yet again another fantastically written book by Enid Blyton and yet again another brilliant Secret Seven book. This time the seven kids and Scamper the dog visit a fair and when they are coming back from the fair, they se ...

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Review of Puzzle For The Secret Seven - Enid Blyton

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Second adventure in the Famous Five series (book 2 in series)

Advantages: Jolly good wholesome adventure story
Disadvantages: May seem a bit old fashioned and simple to some.

No idea why they have the image they do! Cost On Amazon currently: RRP 5.99 but selling for 4.08. Comes in many versions, one being: Paperback: 192 pages Hodder Children's Books; New Ed edition (19 Mar 1997) ISBN: 978-0340681077 ...

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Review of Five Go Adventuring Again - Enid Blyton

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Freedom & adventures around the Cornish Coast (book 12 in series)

Advantages: Interersting tale set in Cornwall
Disadvantages: None

Background The Famous Five are three siblings, a cousin and her pet dog. Julian is the eldest brother and takes charge of situations, Dick is a little younger while their little sister Anne is more immature and timid. During school holidays these ...

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Review of Five Go Down To The Sea - Enid Blyton

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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 ...

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Review of Five Have Plenty of Fun - Enid Blyton

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