If just William isn't quite your cup of tea maybe The Adventure Series by Enid Blyton will appeal? The series of eight books features four children, Philip, Jack, Dinah, and Lucy-Ann who go off on adventures - discovering and solving mysteries without the help of adults. The books are available for download as eBooks through our Bolinda Service.
Enid Blyton (1897-1968) was the most successful children's writer of her generation and her work remains popular today. She completed over 400 books during her lifetime including the Faraway Tree series, the Famous Five mysteries and the Noddy series.