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YA to the Rescue: On Therese Casgrain & A Mad, Wicked Folly

This disturbing piece of news about the Harper government erasing Canadian feminist and women’s rights activist Therese Casgrain’s name from an award (not to mention that her image was also removed from the $50 bill in 2012) made me feel many things. 409 more words


The Famous Five to hit the Silver Screen!

Never mind reading this as a child, I’m loving it now! How exciting to read that Enid Blyton’s Famous Five series is getting a new makeover and being turned into a film franchise! 731 more words


enid blyton the next j.k. rowling?

Just when you thought they might be running out of book series to turn into movies, the UK production company Working Title has bought the theatrical rights to complete library of Famous Five books.   55 more words

Movie News

Enid Blyton's 'Famous Five' series may become a film franchise

Deadline reports that Working Title Films has acquired the theatrical rights to Enid Blyton’s Famous Five series, paving the way for a possible family-friendly film franchise. 172 more words


Five Go To Challenge Island


“I’m so jolly glad it’s the holidays! What shall we do tomorrow?” Foolian stretched out his legs in the chair under the tree. 1,834 more words


The Famous Five

Bull’s eye everyone.

Another thing from my childhood.

I bought this book at Kids and Babies Market at Five Docks Leisure Center (July 20, 2014). 13 more words

Research And Teaching

Throwback Thursday - Favorite Childhood Books

As an avid reader, one of the side effects of having a baby is reliving your own childhood reading experiences. At least for me it has been! 501 more words