Enid Blyton

  • Hachette acquires worldwide rights in Enid Blyton March 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Hachette UK announced today that it has acquired worldwide rights in the wholly-owned Enid Blyton estate, excluding Noddy, from Chorion for the Hodder Children's imprint of its Hachette Children's Books business. Enid Blyton has an extensive publishing portfolio with 800 titles translated into 40 languages. Till date over 500...
  • 'Lost' Enid Blyton novel discovered February 23, 2011

    London: A previously unknown novel by British children's writer Enid Blyton has been discovered, according to a charity which bought a collection of the bestselling author's manuscripts at auction last September. 'Mr Tumpy's Caravan' is a story of around 200 typed pages which was initially believed to be a version of...
  • Enid Blyton pips Rowling as UK's favourite author August 20, 2008

    London: In a poll outcome set to delight children worldwide, British adults have voted Enid Blyton, Roald Dahl and J K Rowling as their three favourite writers, putting them well ahead of authors of the critically acclaimed 'serious stuff'. A nationwide poll of adult British readers, commissioned to mark the 2008...
  • Noddy comes alive through a musical show in Mumbai August 20, 2008

    It's time to relive your childhood. Enid Blyton's famous cartoon character Noddy comes alive through a musical show in Mumbai. Amrita Panja reports from toy town. ...