"Cleaning out some bookshelves recently, I came across an old hardback. The colourful paper jacket had long gone but I recognized the book even before I read the title. Silverfish had mauled the pages but with extremely limited success. I cleaned the precious volume carefully before inserting some dried neem leaves and putting it back, leaning it by itself at one end of a long shelf."Ruchir Joshi on reading Enid Blyton in pre-television India. Rediff.com, 8 hours ago
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What was the first book to make an impression on you? The first book to really make an impression on me as a teenager was Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. It was like the curtain was being pulled back, terrifying and exhilarating all at once. What ...Irish Times, 3 days ago
By Vikas Datta— Grew up in India between the 1960s and 1980s? Chances are that you, if you were fond of reading, had your first brush with English books through a magnificently inventive author whose oeuvre stretched from a range of mysteries ...Oman Observer, 1 month ago The magnificence of imagination Enid Blyton and her works New Delhi News.Net, 1 month ago The magnificence of imagination Times of India, 1 month ago
. Source: Supplied AS a kid, I was obsessed with Enid Blyton's The Faraway Tree. Climbing a tree to discover new lands in the clouds totally blew my mind. As a grown-up, I thought Id given up on fairytales. But these amazing escapes are a reminder ...Brisbane Courier-Mail, 3 weeks ago
1. Enid Blyton based a story on a large handmade doll she gave to her daughter Gillian on her third birthday. What is the characters name? 2. On this date 30 years ago, a military offensive was launched on the Harmandir Sahib complex in Amritsar to flush out ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
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Have you ever written fan mail to a favourite author From Enid Blyton to JD Salinger these readers were surprised by the response...
With half the publishing world on Twitter, you are only ever a few clicks away from telling an author just how much you loved their last novel (or that you thought the ending was dumb, and itBig News Network, 1 month ago
IN the 1970s when I was in primary school, I 'fell in love' with Enid Blyton's 'Five on a Treasure Island'. The book is the first of the 'Famous Five' series. The 'five' (four children and a dog) happen upon an old wreck that was raised to the ...Harakahdaily.net, 2 months ago
WITH the recent focus on designers such as JW Anderson, Simone Rocha, Natalie B Coleman and Danielle Romeril, one could be forgiven for assuming that their success is somehow unprecedented in the history of Irish design. Clearly, the likes of ...Irish Examiner, 1 day ago
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