Tag Archives: Anne Kirrin

Review: Five Give up the Booze

I know you’re getting an onslaught of these Enid Blyton for Grown-Ups at the moment, but as they’re quick to read they make a perfect blog to work on. I can pick up the book on a Monday night and … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Books, Review | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Famous Five 70s Style: Five Go to Demon’s Rocks Part 2

This is going to sound harsh as I know that there are people out there who love the theme tune for the 70s Famous Five but after several false starts (I put the wrong DVD in for the episode three … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in 70s Famous Five Series, Blyton on TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Review: Five Go Gluten Free

A sneaky purchase after Christmas because I was blessed with one of these spoofs at Christmas time. I didn’t have much choice of book as Five Give Up the Booze and Five Go on a Strategy Away Day were both sold out. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Books, Bruno Vincent, Other Authors, Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Review: Five on Brexit Island

The first review of the new satirical Famous Five novels. These novels have been out for a while now but Fiona and I have asked for them for Christmas – luckily for me I got given a copy of Brexit as … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Books, Bruno Vincent, Other Authors, Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Bringing Blyton to Life: A Blyton Library Event

On the 12th August 2014 I took charge  of a Blyton themed event in the library where I work, for the children. I had a word with the Children’s Librarian a few months ago about running a Blyton themed event, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Enid Blyton, Personal Experiences | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Julan’s News: Part 7

So, part 7 of Julian’s News hits the blog, hot from the keyboard. If you want to refresh your memory or catch up check out the links below: Prequel – The way you make me feel Part One: Telling Dick … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Julian’s News Part 6

It has been a little while since I gave you a piece of Julian’s News, but I hope you’ll forgive me. It got myself into a little bit of a writing rut and couldn’t get out of it. But now, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

If the Kirrins and Mannering/Trents went on dates, the remix

You might remember I wrote about the Kirrins and the Mannering/Trents going on dates before. That time I paired Julian with Lucy-Ann, Dick with Dinah, George with Jack and Anne with Philip. This time, I’m going to swap them around … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Julian’s News: Part 5

Part five of my fan fiction seemed to slowly sink into the depths of the internet with a woeful glugging sound. For those of you who liked the piece, I present you with part six. The other parts can be seen here: Prequel … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Julian’s News: Part 4

Well after the gushing reviews and pleas for more fan fiction I got for the last post, you can all breathe a sigh of relief because part five is here! In case you missed any of them the previous fan fiction pieces … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

If the Kirrins and the Mannering/Trents went on dates: Short works of fan fiction

I’m not even sure exactly how this idea started, or if the title accurately describes the content but this is the first fan fiction that I’ve ever finished, and it’s also the first I’ve shared with more than one person. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Julian’s News: Part 3

I know it’s been a long time coming, and I really hope that you think it’s worth it. This is the third part of my little venture into Kirrin, where Julian tells the rest of the Five about his girlfriend, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Julian’s News: Part 2

For those of you have been following the blog and have read my two previous posts of Enid Blyton fan fiction, this post will be no surprise for you. Well it might be, but hopefully not too much. In case … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fan Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments