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The Famous Five Series: Mini reviews of books 1-5

As I mentioned before, this year is the 75th anniversary of The Famous Five series by Enid Blyton. That’s why I decided that I will re-read all 21 books from the series. 564 more words


Enid Blyton Five On Brexit Island

Enid Blyton (1897-1968) was a children’s author, whose books sold more than 600 million copies worldwide, in 90 languages. She is best known for her Noddy. 184 more words


A Home for Noddy

Have you ever been given a toy that you were never sure why it was chosen for you? It happened to me. I was given a marionette… 1,608 more words

Family History

What Would Shakespeare Say?

I think I might finally have achieved critical mass. One of my students (thanks, Struckers) pointed out today that I’ve got a Shakespeare quotation for every occasion. 289 more words

William Shakespeare

What Belongs to You

I’ve been a particularly neglectful blogger these last few months. I’ve been kept busy with my two jobs, which has also meant I’ve had more money coming into my account since before I went to librarian school, which has meant money to go out into the world and do things, buy books and see shows, and enjoy the extravagance of three meals a day. 1,089 more words

The secrets behind our blogging

If you’re looking for a guide to becoming a successful and/or rich blogger, I’m afraid you are in the wrong place.

What this is, instead, is a sneak  peek at some of our best blogging resources. 890 more words

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Five go mad in Dorset

Five go mad in Dorset. Not quite Enid Blyton and the Famous Five.

Also a slight exaggeration in our case. The reality is perhaps much closer to two go mildly to Dorset in search of sun, sea and vintage bric-a-brac. 330 more words