The World of Pooh : the Complete Winnie-The-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner

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McClelland & Stewart, 1977 - Juvenile Fiction - 314 pages
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Review: The World of Winnie-the-Pooh (The Winnie-the-Pooh Series #1 & 2)

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After reading other classic children's books that probably scarred me for life, I was a little apprehensive to read Pooh and have him ruined as well. I was delightfully not disappointed. This book was ... Read full review

Review: The World of Winnie-the-Pooh (The Winnie-the-Pooh Series #1 & 2)

User Review  - Carrie - Goodreads

It was such a treat to read these books again as bedtime stories to my kids! The humor--witty-one liners that beg to be repeated--and "Tao of Pooh" philosophy make these enjoyable stories for adults, while still being lots of fun for the kids! Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
in which Pooh Goes Visiting and Gets into a Tight
25
IN which Pooh and Piglet Go Hunting and Nearly
36
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

A prolific writer, A. A. Milne published 35 plays, 6 novels, 3 books of verse, 3 collections of short stories, and several works of nonfiction, including sketches for Punch magazine, of which he was the assistant editor. Nevertheless, his fame rests on four books for children: two of whimsical stories about the stuffed animals in his son's bedroom (Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner) and two of verse (When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six). All are considered classics and have been included among the Children's Literature Association's Touchstone books as the best in children's literature, on the Lewis Carroll Shelf list, and on the Choice magazine list of books for the academic library. He also wrote Toad of Toad Hall, a play based on Grahame's The Wind in the Willows, and Once upon a Time: A Fairy Tale for Grown-ups, both of which are sometimes included in volumes with the four classic works. Milne had a son, Christopher Robin, who served as the model for the little boy in his children's books.

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