Five Go Off in a Caravan

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Five Go Off in a Caravanl
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Original 1946 first edition cover
Author Enid Blyton
Cover artist Eileen Alice Soper
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Series The Famous Five series
Genre Mystery, Adventure novel
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Publication date
1946
Media type Print (hardcover and paperback)
Preceded by Five Go to Smuggler's Top
Followed by Five on Kirrin Island Again

Five Go Off In A Caravan is the fifth book in the Famous Five series by the British author, Enid Blyton and published by Hodder and Stoughton.

Plot[edit]

The Famous Five go on a caravan holiday, which ends up in another adventure for the intrepid gang when they meet a travelling circus, where some of the circus folk have more sinister plans than just clowning around.

The story begins on a hot sunny day when the children sees a circus go by. This gives George an idea for a camping holiday. The others are excited about this and Julian asks his mother to hire a caravan. After a few days they leave for Merran Lake where they befriend Nobby, a boy who works for a circus. The Five camp near to the circus and soon find that some of the people including Tiger Dan, Nobby's uncle, are less than happy with their presence.

Characters[edit]

  • George (Georgina)
  • Julian
  • Dick
  • Anne
  • Timmy (Timothy)

Family Members:

  • Uncle Quentin
  • Aunt Fanny

Circus Members:

  • Nobby
  • Tiger Dan
  • Lou

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