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Patrice Lawrence: Why I enrolled a young girl like me in Enid Blyton's Malory Towers

posted on 14 May 2019

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Author Patrice Lawrence, writing for ITV News on the day of the British Book Awards, explains how she came to update a children's series she deliberately avoided as a child.

It was impossible to avoid Enid Blyton when I was a child. I was Famous Five more than Secret Seven, Wishing Chair more than Faraway Tree. But I was never, ever boarding school be it Malory Towers or St Clare’s.

Read the full article on this link to ITV