The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage is the first installment from The Find-Outers, a classic and popular fiction Series packed full of thrill and mystery by an English children’s writer Enid Blyton, originally published in 1943 is retold through simple and lucid text.
Set in the village of Peterswood, the novel centers on the mystery of who could have set fire to Mr. Hick’s cottage. The five children, Larry and Daisy Daykin, Pip and Bets Hilton, and newcomer Frederick, meet at the scene of the fire and decide to solve the mystery together. As they try to find clues, they’re faced with countless problems. Will they be able to solve the puzzle?
Enid Blyton has been one of the world’s best-sellers authors whose books are still enormously popular and are translated into over 90 languages. She is well-known for her classics like Adventures of the Wishing-Chair, Famous Five, Secret Seven, Malory Towers, and children’s ever-favourite Noddy.
This mysterious and popular tale of friendships and quick wits has captivated the attention and love of children all around the world. The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage paperback edition features simplified sentence structures and vocabulary which makes it an ideal storybook for young children to kindle their interest in reading. The action and adventure packed story will keep not only the little ones but also the adults engaged and completely hooked and the readers are guaranteed to reach for the next title in the Series!