Hachette's Blyton ready for 2017

Hachette's Blyton ready for 2017

Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) is kicking off its ambitious plans for the Enid Blyton estate with a new Famous Five publishing programme, slated for 2017 to coincide with the 75th anniversary of Five on a Treasure Island.

Hachette UK bought the Blyton estate from media production company Chorion in 2012, and this year HCG c.e.o. Hilary Murray Hill announced the creation of Enid Blyton Entertainment (EBE), which will look after all Blyton publishing and related merchandise, and TV and film deals. The team working on the EBE project includes HCG senior publisher Anne McNeil and Alex Antsche...

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