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THE ONLY BIOGRAPHY THAT TELLS THE STORY OF ENID BLYTON'S 
 EXTRAORDINARY PROFESSIONAL LIFE IN A LIVELY, ENTERTAINING STYLE
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Welcome to my website which is designed to promote my book: Enid Blyton: The Untold Story. Here you can find out what the book is all about, how it came into being and enter a competition to win a prize.

Clicking on any of the links at the top of this Home page will take you to other pages that give specific information about the subjects in this website. You may consult these pages independently or wait until you are prompted to do so.

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This new biography of Enid Blyton (1897 – 1968), a prolific and successful writer of children's storybooks, is written to help to change people’s perceptions of her by showing her in a new light. It brings to light facts that both researchers and critics were unaware of and shows she was much more than an ordinary writer of children's storybooks.

It also shows that, apart from writing over seven hundred storybooks for children, she was also a naturalist, poet, columnist & feature writer, editor of educational books, universal teacher, prolific songwriter (over 300 songs), professional storyteller, playwright, artist & illustrator and a passionate gardener.

It demystifies her curious writing method and offers for consideration three theories to account for the astonishing phenomenon. In the end it shows she was a genius who used her mind to the fullest extent.

It has nothing much to do with her private life which has already been treated at length by her official Biographer, Barbara Stoney, in her remarkable book: Enid Blyton: A Biography. Barbara Stoney passed away March 6, 2009.

By clicking on this link: SUMMARY OF THE BOOK you'll find a synopsis of what the book is all about. And if you want to know how the book came about click on this link: ABOUT THE BOOK.  

Moreover, if you're fascinated by the Banner image at the top of the pages in this website and want to know where it came from, click on this link: ABOUT THE BANNER

To get a flavour of the contents, click on OVERVIEWS. Here you'll find an overview, or the opening paragraph(s), of each of the ten chapters in Section One.

Other pages you can check out before you finish this session are ABOUT THE AUTHOR, where you'll find a brief autobiographical sketch and FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES.

NEWS

Shirley Temple Black, whose brilliant on-screen childhood performances set me on course to take up studies in gifted and precocious children, died Monday, February 10, 2014 at her home in Woodside, California, aged 85. Please click this link: SHIRLEYTEMPLE to read my tribute to this exceptionally gifted woman. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Great News: Copies of Enid Blyton: The Untold Story are now available on Ebay.

Ebay has put the selling page on its platform 09 June, 2021.

To order a copy please  click on this link: 

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/194189937821

If this  link  does not work  in your web browser, please put it in manually  to  find the  page for the book.

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Enid Blyton: The Untold Story was published April 19, 2021 by Bloomsfield Publishing.

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The competition which has been running in this website for some time is closed. Please click this link: COMPETITION NEWS for details.

I hope you've enjoyed visiting this site and will introduce it to your friends. Looking forward to your next visit.

Last Updated: 21/06/2021