Literary Birthday - 11 August - Enid Blyton

Enid Blyton was born 11 August 1897, and died 28 November 1968.

Three Quotes

  1. Oh, well, when I say never frighten a child, there’s always the odd one that needs a good scaring.
  2. The best way to treat obstacles is to use them as stepping-stones. Laugh at them, tread on them, and let them lead you to something better.
  3. Hatred is so much easier to win than love - and so much harder to get rid of.

Blyton was a British children's writer. More than 600 million copies of her books have been sold.  Her most famous series include: Noddy, The Famous FiveThe Secret SevenMalory TowersSt. Clare'sThe Magic Faraway Tree.

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