Answer - they were all in the newspapers this week-end.
Enid Blyton once described herself as “a sightseer, a reporter, an interpreter”, the viewer of “a private cinema screen inside my head”. And this peculiarly guileless way of working, coupled with her remarkable speed – she wrote more than 600 children’s books, and claimed to be able to produce up to 10,000 words a day with her typewriter balanced precariously on her knee – gets to the heart of how we feel about her.
Though adults tend to find her books unoriginal and sloppily written, not to mention all the other complaints that have been heaped on Blyton over the past 20 years, from racism and sexism to snobbery, children keep coming back to her - Lorna Bradbury
An interesting but quite long article, I include the LINK for anyone who is interested.
And now for the Picture Of The Week (click HERE) How cute is this? Bob the meerkat has been young lioness Zinzi's best pal ever since her mother rejected her at birth.
All of today's post comes courtesy of articles in the Daily Telegraph.
PS. The average amount left by the tooth fairy is ........... £1.63 stirling which I believe is just over $2.5.