Enid Blyton's Christmas Stories (Bumper Short Story Collections)
Enid Blyton's timeless collection of Christmas stories - an ideal gift for anyone who loved the stories during their own childhood to pass on to the next generation of readers.
Here is a wonderful selection to read and share. From Santa Claus and his helpers to a family putting up their tree, the characters in these stories embrace the Christmas spirit. There is mystery a...more
Some stories are more entertaining than others. And interspersed throughout, there is an ongoing story of a family celebrating Christmas and working out how all the old Christmas traditions came about.
In typical Enid Blyton style, the good children get rewarded, the bad get their comeuppance and are redeemed. She definitely believed in karma!
My daughter preferred the short stories and I liked the big family christmas stories and the lessons learnt from mum and dad. We will probably get this out again in a year or so and read it again at christmastime.
Born in 1897 in South London, Enid Mary Blyton was the eldest of three children, and showed an early interest in music and reading. She was educated at St. Christopher's School, Beckenham, and - having decided not to pursue her music - at Ipswich High School, where she trained as a kindergarten teacher. She taught for five years before her 1924 marriage to edito ...more