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Adventure Ahead!

Advantages: excitement, adventure, fast-paced
Disadvantages: a bit dated

The Valley of Adventure is the third book in Enid Blytonís Adventure series. This series consists of eight books which follow the exploits of four children, Philip, Jack, Dinah and Lucy-Ann, along with Jackís parrot Kiki and their friend Bill. These books ...

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Blyton at her best

Advantages: imaginative storyline, fantastically written, characters that children and adults alike would to be
Disadvantages: is set in 1950s or thereabouts, so words and times have changed, and therefore certain aspects of the book seem out of date

...As a child, I lived to read books and like thousands of other children, I loved Enid Blyton, although I loved the Famous Five and The Secret Seven however, it was the Adventure series that really captured my imagination. Although all seven (or was it eigh ...

Cozmikal 02.05.2001 ∑ Read full review
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A fun flight in a plane leads to adventure

Advantages: Adventure, excitement and intrigue
Disadvantages: Can seem a little outdated by today's standards

...I am a huge fan of Enid Blyton books, but out of them all there's none I like better than the "Adventure" series of books featuring 4 children and a parrot. Unlike the Secret Seven and Famous Five series, I've always thought of the Adventure series as ...

shorn_the_sheep 05.07.2003 ∑ Read full review
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The Adventures of Mollie, Peter and Chinky

Advantages: A beautiful book for children (and adults)
Disadvantages: Nothing at all - you might have to hunt for a copy

...While I was completing Malu's Literary Challenge it got me thinking about books I used to read and read until they were falling apart when I was younger. I couldn't believe while reading the challenge back that I didn't mention the fabulous Enid Blyton. ...

Fruity_Tart 08.12.2003 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Adventures Of The Wishing - Chair - Enid Blyton

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Chair ,we wish to go to the land of dreams!

Advantages: Lovely timeless stories with a little moral message too in some of them
Disadvantages: Magic chairs are hard to find

...When I was about 5 years old, my mother read the Wishing chair to us ,one story each night before bed. Molly and Peter are shopping in an antique shop when they are frightened by a sudden commotion.They sit together in an old chair and wish that they wer ...

eyebright1234 21.11.2006 ∑ Read full review
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