Clarissa is a girl introduced in the fourth book of Malory towers written by Enid Blyton. She is Bill's best friend.
When she first arrives at Malory towers she is described as a shy, meek and easily manipulated girl with a weak heart which does not allow her to do sports. Later on she is seen to be a sweet kind girl with a love for horses she shares with Bill her best friend.
Originally described to be a plain, bespecticled girl with thick lenses and a wire around her teeth. Gwen thinks that her only nice feature is her hair, which is thick, auburn and wavy. Later in the book, the glasses and wire are removed, leaving her with beautiful dark green eyes and white teeth.
She can ride very well
Family and FriendsEdit
Clarissa is mentioned to have a very beautiful mother and a rich family who is told to have a lot of horses. She has a governess with grey hair and a pony named Merrylegs.