Enid Blyton's books have sold over 500 million copies and have been translated into other languages more often than any other children's author. She wrote over 600 books and hundreds of short stories, including favourites such as The Famous Five,The Secret Seven, The Magic Faraway Tree, Malory Towers and Noddy. Born in London in 1897, Enid lived much of her life in Buckinghamshire and adored dogs, gardening and the countryside. She died in 1968 but remains one of the world's best-loved storytellers.
A nostalgic celebration of the simple pleasures in life - what could be more delightful than a trip to the seaside? * Little London * This wonderful selection of stories is published in time for the holiday season. Blyton's stories are more than 70 years old and still appeal to children today who love going to the seaside, on picnics or to summer fairs. * Dorset Echo * A lovely collection of timeless stories * TheSchoolrun.com * A new collection of charmingly old-fashioned short stories complete with picnics, elves, fairies and enchanted toadstools * Daily Express *