Enid Blyton entry: Overview screen.
EB issued the first title in her 'Famous Five' adventure series: Five on a Treasure Island: An Adventure Story for Boys and Girls
21 March 1949
EB wrote that she had finished composing the first two books about her most famous character of all, Noddy. The first in the series, Noddy goes to Toyland
, reached print the same year.
28 November 1968
EB died in a Hampstead
nursing home, fourteen months after the death of her second husband