Treasury of Bedtime Stories
By Enid Blyton
A stunning treasury of favourite bedtime stories from Enid Blyton, lavishly illustrated in full-colour throughout.
A stunning treasury of favourite bedtime stories from one of the world's best-loved storytellers. With gorgeous full-colour illustrations by Becky Cameron throughout, this special book is a gift to treasure forever.
Both a gorgeous gift for fans of Enid Blyton and a striking introduction to her work for new readers, this glorious hardback contains over 300 pages of beautifully illustrated short stories to read and share. Each short story stands alone and takes the reader on a brand-new adventure, celebrating the power of the imagination at bedtime. From a golden peacock to the Gossamer Elf, enter a world of magical and memorable characters, brought to life by Becky Cameron's charming illustrations.
The stories appeared in magazines and anthologies published between 1920-1960 and some are collected here in book form for the first time!
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Enid Blyton (author)
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.
Becky Cameron (illustrator)
Becky Cameron is a British author and illustrator from sunny Sheffield. She graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a first class degree in Graphic Design and Illustration before completing an MA in Children's Book Illustration with Distinction at the prestigious Cambridge School of Art. She now lives in Oxfordshire with her fiancé and their cat Kiki.
Becky 's debut picture book 'Wishing for a Dragon' will be published by Hodder Children's in 2018.
Becky loves cats, Kate Bush, a good drawing nib, Moleskine sketchbooks, walking up hills and spends much too much time on Twitter and Instagram. She dislikes pigeons, slugs in the bathroom and being late for things.
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06 Sep 2018
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