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Summary

Enid Blyton's much-loved classic series, packed full of adventure and mystery.

Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann and Jack escape their tutor for a lovely holiday in Cornwall, right by the sea. They can see the sinister Isle of Gloom from their window, covered in mist and harbouring strange secrets. Are they prepared for the dangerous adventure that awaits them there?

Perfect for fans of the Famous Five looking for their next adventure.

©1944 Enid Blyton Ltd (P)2018 Hodder Children's Books

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Sooooooooooooooooooooooooo good Catherine Spring!!

The narrator was very very good and so amaaazziinngggg. I would definitely recommend this book to my friends and family.

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  • 02-06-18

BEST BOOK EVER :-) :-) :-)

I love Enid Blytons books especially the adventure series ( aswel as the mystery series!!)

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Very relaxing

I was always chilled and relaxed when listening to this audible. I really enjoyed it.

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Jolly romp......

a jolly romp for children to either read or listen to, I enjoyed it far more than 'The sea of adventure'. I enjoy many books written with children in mind and because I like 'The famous five' I gave these books a go,they don't lend themselves to adult readers as well as The Five .
Blyton seems to use very similar characters in both sets of books and in 'The Adventure' books the children seem more sophisticated but for me not as likeable.

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Gripping!

My children thoroughly enjoyed the suspense and the happy ending! Such fun listening - like sharing adventure stories with old friends.

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Great holiday story!

We all really enjoyed this story. Maybe the language could be updated slightly? Leo 8 and Hazel 5 years

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Excellent start to get kids interested

Excellent start to get kids interested in what’s to follow! Very entertaining to adults too.

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Island of adventure

It was Great story and was well told, look forward to reading your next book

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It was really exciting and mysterious I really liked it
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