Five on a Treasure Island (The Famous Five #1)

Publisher details

Author
Enid Blyton
Publisher
Hachette
Genres
Children’s Fiction, Classics
Released
11 September, 1942
ISBN
9780340681060

Five on a Treasure Island (The Famous Five #1)

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Synopsis

The very first Famous Five adventure, featuring Julian, Dick, Anne, not forgetting tomboy George and her beloved dog, Timmy! There's a shipwreck off Kirrin Island! But where is the treasure The Famous Five are on the trail - looking for clues - but they're not alone! Someone else has got the same idea. Time is running out for the Famous Five, who will follow the clues and get to the treasure first.These classic editions feature Enid Blyton's unchanged text and Eileen A. Soper's original illustrations.#30 in Australia’s 50 Favourite Kids’ Books poll, 2014
Enid Blyton
About the author

Enid Blyton

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 SevenThe Magic Faraway TreeMalory 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.

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