FIVE HAVE A MYSTERY TO SOLVE
by Enid Blyton
Illustrated by Eileen Soper
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd. 1965
Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Nothing could please the Five better than a mystery that no one can understand - but they never give up... Number 20 in the series. Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations and pictorial endpapers. 184 pages.
A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Bump to top edge of front cover and small dent near centre. Two squares of tape residue to front pastedown. A few light brown marks to margins of first twenty pages. Just a few marks to rest of contents. Wear to edge of front endpaper. Some light foxing. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased, worst at ends of spine and folds. A couple of small stains, more visible on verso.
Stock no. 1505434
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye
- Twentieth in the Famous Five.
- The penultimate book in the Famous Five series. Adventure awaits the five when they are asked to stay at Hill Cottage, in the company of Wilfred: an unusual boy, with a gift for communicating with animals. Not far from the shore, lies Whispering Island – a place which seems to be riddled with eerie secrets and legends, involving some strange gleaming statues, and armed men on the island! Can the Five piece together the mystery and uncover the secrets that surround Whispering Island?