Winnie-the-Pooh

Winnie-the-Pooh

Book - 1988
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Happy 90th birthday, to one of the world's most beloved icons of children's literature, Winnie-the-Pooh!

Since 1926, Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends--Piglet, Owl, Tigger, and the ever doleful Eeyore--have endured as the unforgettable creations of A.A. Milne, who wrote this book for his son, Christopher Robin, and Ernest H. Shepard, who lovingly gave Pooh and his companions shape.

These characters and their stories are timeless treasures of childhood that continue to speak to all of us with the kind of freshness and heart that distinguishes true storytelling.

"Winnie-the-Pooh is a joy; full of solemn idiocies and the sort of jokes one weeps over helplessly, not even knowing why they are so funny, and with it all the real wit and tenderness which alone could create a priceless little masterpiece." Saturday Review, 1926
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1988, c1954
ISBN: 9780525444435
0525444432
9780881038385
0881038385
9780140361216
Branch Call Number: J MILNE
Characteristics: 161 p. : ill. ; 20 cm

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Children's classic originally published in 1926.

I have fond memories of my mom reading to me every night when I was little, and this was one of my absolute favorites. I remember she used to try to skip pages if it was really late, but I always called her out! ~MarieI

List - 6 Wonderful Wabbits
ArapahoeKati Apr 17, 2019

Rabbit appeared in the very first Winnie-the-Pooh book, first published in 1926.

ArapahoePaige, ArapahoeLaurieanne and ArapahoeErin all picked this books as their favorite!

Ewan MacGregor stars in this movie about Christopher Robin as an adult, dealing with the hurdles in life without his trusty Pooh. "Christopher Robin" hits the theaters on August 3, 2018.


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