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Simon Farnaby To Pen Magic Faraway Tree Movie

Simon Farnaby is to write a movie adaptation of Enid Blyton's 'Magic Faraway Tree'.The 44-year-old screenwriter-and-actor co-wrote new children's movie 'Paddington 2', and now the scribe is to adapt the novels by the revered English...

Princess Diana's Childhood Book Sells At Auction

The British royal wrote her name on a label inside the hardback first edition of Noddy Goes To Toyland by acclaimed English author Enid Blyton when it was in her possession in the...

Sam Mendes Bringing Enid Blyton Classic To The Big Screen

Director/producer Sam Mendes is bringing British author Enid Blyton's The Faraway Tree children's book series to cinemas.Beloved author Blyton penned the four-novel series between 1939 and 1951 about a group of children and their adventures...

Enid Blyton Set For Plaque Tribute In English Hometown

Children's author Enid Blyton is set to be honoured with a commemorative plaque in the English town she called home for 30 years.The London-born writer, known for her popular The Famous Five and The Secret...

Simon Cowell To Get Special Emmy

Simon Cowell is to receive a special prize at this year's 38th International Emmy Awards. The music mogul will be presented with the International Emmy Founders Award for his work on various TV talent shows,...

Geri Turns To Kids' Books

Motherhood appears to be changing Geri Halliwell's attitude to life as she has started to write children's books.Following in the footsteps of fellow singer Madonna, the former Spice Girl is penning the books following the...

By on 13 April 2007

Famous Five Resurrected

British author ENID BLYTON's fictional gang of mystery-soliving pals, THE FAMOUS FIVE, are to be resurrected on the small screen in animated form. The NODDY creator's novels about tomboy GEORGE and her friends JULIAN,...

Blyton's Daughter Doesn't Know Much About Madonna

The daughter of renowned British children's author ENID BLYTON didn't care that MADONNA had never heard of her famous mother - because she didn't know much about the MATERIAL GIRL either. At the launch...

Madonna: 'Enid Who?'

The launch of MADONNA's debut children's book THE ENGLISH ROSES got off to an embarrassing start yesterday (14SEP03), when the pop star admitted she'd never heard of legendary kids' author ENID BLYTON. The MATERIAL...

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