Oliver Jeffers joins Quentin Blake, Helen Oxenbury, Chris Riddell and Emma Chichester Clark, who have all reimagined Blyton's best-loved characters for today's readers. These anniversary editions of the classic texts of Enid Blyton's most beloved series benefit the House of Illustration, the world's first dedicated home for the art of illustration. (www.houseofillustration.org.uk) Are there still smugglers at Smuggler's Top? The Famous Five go to stay at the large old house and discover secret hiding places and underground tunnels! Then they catch people signalling out to sea - who can these smugglers be? Can Julian, Anne, Dick, George and Timmy the dog discover the answer?
Enid Blyton died in 1968 but remains one of the best-known and best-loved writers of children's stories. She is consistently voted a children's favourite in author polls. She has over 600 children's books to her credit, including the Famous Five series, the Secret Seven series, the Naughtiest Girl series - all Hodder - and the Malory Towers and St Clare's series, both available from Hodder on audio.