Adventures with George and Timmy
Timmy, the Fearless Puppy George, aged nine, discovers Timmy as an abandoned puppy on the moor. Their first adventure together has them on the trail of the post office robber. Facts/activities: choosing a dog; basic guide to puppy care(illustrated with photos); cave facts -- how caves are formed, safety guidelines for exploring,why you get echoes, rock pools and wildlife; game - find your way through the underground tunnels A Curious Treasure When George finds an old newspaper, a puzzling headline grabs her attention: DETECTIVES SEARCH FOR BONES. Was this exciting mystery ever solved? Then George spots men digging on the beach at night ...Facts/activities: basic dog training; fossils and how they are formed; dinosaur facts; codes and ciphers; code related game The Footprint in the Sand Someone is on George's island. She and Timmy have discovered a mysterious footprint in the sand. Creeping up on a pair of crooks hiding out, they overhear them planning a robbery. But before George and Timmy can row for help, George is spotted and captured! Can Timmy help her escape? Facts/activities: tracking; spot the difference game with different trails; further information and useful websites
Enid Blyton died in 1968 but remains one of the best-known and best-loved writers of children's stories. She is consistently voted a children's favourite in author polls. She has over 600 children's books to her credit, including the Famous Five series, the Secret Seven series, the Naughtiest Girl series 'all Hodder' and the Malory Towers and St Clare's series 'both available from Hodder on audio'.