Proving she is still current Enid Blyton featured in a CBeebies video about female authors, alongside Jacqueline Wilson, Beatrix Potter and Malorie Blackman. I thought it was done this year for World Book Day but it turns out it’s actually from 2016, not that it matters! Performed to the tune of a Little Mix hit, I laughed out loud at the lyrics and the sheer attitude that Gemma Whelan gives Enid Blyton.
Seven hundred books in fifty years!
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