Enid Blyton - Five On A Hike Together - Hachette Children's Group

Five On A Hike Together

Book 10

By Enid Blyton

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog. Together they are the Famous Five. Join the adventure!

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE - Enid Blyton's most popular adventure series. All 21 titles also available as audiobooks!

In book ten, Dick is woken by a light flashing through his window. Is someone trying to send him a coded message? When the Famous Five hear of an escaped convict in the area, they are on red alert.

The police won't help, so the Five have no choice - yet again, they'll be solving this mystery by themselves...

Fantastic new cover art by Laura Ellen Anderson will draw young readers into this accessible timeless classic.

Biographical Notes

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 600 books and hundreds of 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.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781444935110
  • Publication date: 04 May 2017
  • Page count: 208
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
The prize must go to the adventures of George and co. Listed as one of the 100 Best Children's Books Ever (Novels) — The Daily Telegraph
One of the 50 books every child should read by Age 16 — essexbaby.co.uk
Famous Five books are essential for all children's bookshelves — MADEFORMUMS.COM
I thought this series was wonderful. It struck me as a great injustice that they were having adventures and I wasn't — Alexander McCall Smith, The Sunday Telegraph
Dangerous criminals are no match for children and a dog. Adults are useless — Country Life
Always popular, always a favourite. And ALWAYS full of adventure — Dan Smith, The Big Issue