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 (Winnie-the-Pooh #1-2)

User Review  - Yvonne - Goodreads

Wonderful book to read with my children. Plenty of it is nonsense, but fun. A real classic. My children enjoyed listening to me read it. They especially liked the parts with Tigger and playing Pooh-sticks. Read full review

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

User Review  - Kevin Hull - Goodreads

Solid children's read but not as great as a lot of people make it out to be. 3.5 stars. Read full review

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in which Pooh Goes Visiting and Gets into a Tight
IN which Pooh and Piglet Go Hunting and Nearly

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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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