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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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back to my childhood

Advantages: brilliant stories for all the family
Disadvantages: none

...a child 25 years ago and decided to buy it and read it again as all the stories i remember as a child are popular again it is still as good if not better than i remember!! i was whisked away into the fanasty land and enchanted by enid blyt ...

piddleysquidley 08.03.2006 · Read full review
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The Adventures of the Wishing Chair

Advantages: Easy to read and addictive
Disadvantages: None

...This book brought many hours of enjoyment to me when I was young, and it is certainly a book I would read to my children. Addictive and difficult to put down once started, the book is magical. The adventures of Chinky, Peter, Molly and the Wishing Chair g ...

ROBINSTIMPSON 06.12.2005 · Read full review
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First Term At Malory Towers : Give this to your little girls!

Advantages: Very readable, enjoyable, imaginative, contains some sensible & good philosophies
Disadvantages: The modern versions of the books are altered to make them politically correct

...The set of Malory Towers books was written by Enid Blyton during the post-WW2 part of the 1940s….I think the final one may have spilled over into 1950. They tell the story of pupil Darrel Rivers’ time at the school, from her very first day as a 13-year-o ...

CelticSoulSister 20.12.2009 · Read full review
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Review of First Term At Malory Towers - Enid Blyton

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