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Famous Five Colour Short Stories: The Birthday Adventure

Famous Five Colour Short Stories: The Birthday Adventure

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE. Join the adventure!

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ISBN 9781444944044
Barcode 9781444944044
Release Date 24 September 2019 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Blyton, Enid
Illustrated by Moor, Becka
Series Famous Five: Short Stories
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ISBN-13 9781444944044
ISBN-10 1444944045
Stock Release date is 24 September 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Hodder Children's Books
Release Date 24 September 2019
International Release Date 5 September 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Blyton, Enid
Illustrated by Moor, Becka
Series Famous Five: Short Stories
Category Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Crime & Mystery
Short Stories
Number of Pages 80
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 138g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Famous Five Fictitious characters - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 986594

Description of this Book

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE. Introduce young readers to Enid Blyton's best-loved series with this brand-new short story. With vibrant, full-colour illustrations throughout, this is the perfect bedtime adventure for children aged 6 and up. Expect all the usual excitement and action in this newly-written story, starring Enid Blyton's best-loved characters. The story is broken down into short chapters and there are colour illustrations on every page, making this simple and engaging story ideal for both newly confident readers and shared reading. This new title is the perfect addition to Enid Blyton's eight original short stories about the Famous Five. First published in magazines, all eight are now available as individual books with gorgeous, full-colour illustrations by Jamie Littler. Collect them all! A Lazy Afternoon George's Hair Is Too Long Well Done, Famous Five Five and a Half-Term Adventure When Timmy Chased the Cat Five Have a Puzzling Time Good Old Timmy Happy Christmas, Five! And also look out for these Secret Seven colour short stories, illustrated by Tony Ross: The Secret of Old Mill The Humbug Adventure Adventure on the Way Home An Afternoon with the Secret Seven Where are the Secret Seven? *** The Famous Five (R), Enid Blyton (R) and Enid Blyton's signature are registered trade marks of Hodder & Stoughton Limited. No trade mark or copyrighted material may be reproduced without the express written permission of the trade mark and copyright owner.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Enid Blyton (Author) 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 700 books and about 2,000 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. Becka Moor (Illustrator) Becka Moor graduated in October 2012 with a 2:1 in Illustration for Children's Publishing and has been scribbling her way into a career as a children's illustrator ever since! She has worked on projects including THE ROYAL BABYSITTERS for Bloomsbury, and she can be found at http://www.beckamoor.com/ and @beckamoor on Twitter.

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