The Adventures of the Wishing-chair

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Egmont Books, Limited, 2008 - Brothers and sisters - 185 pages
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A classic children’s story from the world’s best-loved children’s author, Enid Blyton. Be whisked away by these magical Wishing-Chair stories.

When Mollie and Peter go to buy their mother a birthday present, they discover the most extraordinary thing: a chair that can fly and grant wishes! The Wishing-Chair takes them on some marvellous adventures – to a castle where they narrowly escape from a giant and rescue Chinky the pixie, to the Land of Dreams, and to a disappearing island!

Enid Blyton is arguably the most famous children’s author of all time, thanks to series such as The Wishing-Chair, The Faraway Tree­, The Mysteries, The Famous Five and The Secret Seven. Her fantasy books, including The Adventures of the Wishing-Chair, are among her most popular creations and they promise to enchant boys and girls for generations to come.

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Review: Adventures of the Wishing Chair (Wishing Chair #1)

User Review  - Somerandom - Goodreads

Miss Enid Blyton seems to have a rather bad reputation as a writer. This surprised me immensely. I grew up watching the many TV adaptations of her works and they seemed rather harmless to me ... Read full review

Review: Adventures of the Wishing Chair (Wishing Chair #1)

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

This book was my all-time favourite as a child! I took it everywhere with me.. Stayed up late the night before school so I could finish it. I was devastated when I had completed it. By far my best childhood book. 20 years on I still have it, special :) Read full review

About the author (2008)

Enid Blyton Enid Blyton died in 1968 but remains one of the best-known and best-loved children’s authors. The characters in her stories have been enjoyed for generations and she is consistently voted number one in children's favourite author polls. She has over 600 children's books to her credit, including series such as Malory Towers, St Clare’s, The Faraway Tree, The Wishing-Chair and Famous Five.

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