Fictional foods – yummy!

This morning I came across this article on Packed Lunch ideas from Fictional Foods which instantly made me hungry and prompted me to try and remember my favourite fictional foods. I always wanted to go to one of the midnight feasts at Malory Towers (@isfromupnorth - you with me?) - though I'd avoid the hard boiled eggs … Continue reading Fictional foods – yummy!

Enid Blyton Challenge book 12 – The Twins at St. Clare’s- by Enid Blyton

One of our Superstar Guest Stars has agreed to a new challenge based on our chats relating to #LBCPuffins. Can't wait to read each review as they come! Helen's Enid Blyton Challenge St. Clare's St. Clare's, a girls' boarding school which predates Malory Towers, is described by one parent as "a very sensible sort of … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge book 12 – The Twins at St. Clare’s- by Enid Blyton

Enid Blyton Challenge Book 10: The Naughtiest Girl in the School

About the book First published in 1940, the book is about Elizabeth Allen who is spoilt and selfish. When's she's sent away to boarding school she makes up her mind to be the naughtiest pupil there's ever been! But Elizabeth soon finds out that being bad isn't as simple as it seems ... About the … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge Book 10: The Naughtiest Girl in the School

Enid Blyton Challenge Book 11 – The Mystery of the Pantomime Cat

Huzzah! It's almost the final book, not in the right order but the challenge is almost complete! part of the The Five Find-Outers Mystery Series 'It is in part the character of Fatty that makes these books so special. He may be boastful and arrogant but he is also generous, ingenious, a master of disguise … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge Book 11 – The Mystery of the Pantomime Cat

Christmas read for Helen thanks to Enid Blyton challenge

There's a book I missed for the challenge and I'm kicking myself that I can't remember reading it or added it to the list. It was one fo my favourites. it's the Adventures of the wishing chair. I found a post here which I found while researching her other books today and loved the piece … Continue reading Christmas read for Helen thanks to Enid Blyton challenge

Enid Blyton Challenge Book 06- The Magic Faraway Tree

The Magic Faraway Tree Jo, Bessie and Fanny take their cousin Rick on an adventure he'll never forget to the magic Faraway Tree, where he meets Moon-Face, Silky the fairy and Saucepan Man, and visits all the different lands at the top of the Faraway Tree. Like the Land of Spells, the crazy Land of … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge Book 06- The Magic Faraway Tree

Enid Blyton Challenge book 09 – Mr Galliano’s circus

Mr Galliano's Circus (Circus Series #1) When Mr Galliano's circus comes to town, Jimmy is very excited. He soon makes friends with Lotta the circus girl and the other fascinating circus folk. Then, when Jimmy's father is asked to join the circus as odd-job man, the little boy is delighted. Follow his adventures as he … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge book 09 – Mr Galliano’s circus

The saga of the Enid Blyton Challenge

I started this last year 'The Challenge' but life got in the way and I stopped half way through. And as almost come to the end of another year I am determined to finish it. I have two books left but 6 reviews to do but it will be done. The two that are left … Continue reading The saga of the Enid Blyton Challenge

Enid Blyton Challenge Bonus Book -First term at Malory Towers

About the book The Malory Towers series has been enormously popular with girls — and no doubt many boys too! — ever since the publication of the first book in 1946. Malory Towers is a girls' boarding school located in picturesque surroundings by the sea in Cornwall. A castle-like building on the cliffs, it boasts … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge Bonus Book -First term at Malory Towers

Enid Blyton Challenge Book 08 – The Boy Next Door

One of our Superstar Guest Stars has agreed to a new challenge based on our chats relating to #LBCPuffins. Can't wait to read each review as they come! Huge thanks - as always - to Helen...though now I think on it...missing out on all these wonderful stories... Clearly we need each other!   Helen's Enid Blyton … Continue reading Enid Blyton Challenge Book 08 – The Boy Next Door