11/09/1942 Blyton's "Five on a Treasure Island" is published
Enid Blyton The Famous Five On A Treasure Island
Book Review - "The Famous Five - Five on a Treasure Island " by Enid Blyton
Five on a Treasure Island is a popular children's book by Enid Blyton. It is the first book in The Famous Five series. The first edition of the book was illustrated by Eileen Soper. It has been suggested that the book was influenced by L. T. Meade's 1892 book Four on an Island.