Author: Barbara Stoney
Publisher: The History Press
Enid Blyton is known throughout the world for her imaginativechildren’s books and her enduring characters such as Noddy andthe Famous Five. She is one of the most borrowed authors fromBritish libraries and still holds a fascination for readers old andyoung alike.Yet until 1974, when Barbara Stoney first published her officialbiography, little was known about this most private author,even by members of her own family. The woman who emergedfrom Barbara Stoney’s remarkable research was hardworking,complex, often difficult and, in many ways, childlike.Now this widely praised classic biography has been fullyupdated for the twenty-first century and, with the addition ofnew color illustrations and a comprehensive list of Enid Blyton’swritings, documents the growing appeal of this extraordinarywoman throughout the world. The fascinating story of one ofthe world’s most famous authors will intrigue and delight allthose with an interest in her timeless books.
Author: Donald R. Hettinga, Gary D. Schmidt
This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars. Dictionary of Literary
Author: Enid Blyton
Publisher: Bounty Books
Nothing gets the better of Shuffle the shoemaker and his wonderful Ma for long. He helps Mr. Tuck-In find his memory; changes Snoozy, the lazy brownie into the opposite; and with the right use of magic "clever thoughts," hard work, and kind actions, transforms the life of Tiptop Village.
Author: John Cooper, Jonathan Cooper
Publisher: Scolar Press
Selects classic works of children's fiction and juvenile series from the first half of the twentieth century.
Author: Enid Blyton
Publisher: Egmont UK
Hop, Skip and Jump are three naughty brownies who love to play tricks. But when a wicked witch tricks the tricksters and has them capture the little fairy-princess Peronel for her, they are turned out of fairy land by the angry king. Enid Blyton’s funny, magical adventure stories have become true classics, loved by millions and still selling thousands of copies every year. She is arguably the most famous children’s author of all time, thanks to series such as The Wishing-Chair, The Faraway Tree, The Mysteries, The Famous Five and The Secret Seven. Show More Show Less