Winnie-the-Pooh, a collection of children's stories by A.A. Milne

Winnie-the-Pooh, a collection of children's stories by A.A. Milne

Winnie-the-Pooh

Winnie-the-Pooh, a collection of children's stories by A.A. Milne, was first published in 1926. The book is about a Teddy Bear who goes on many adventures with a group of friends.

Milne wrote the beloved episodic stories of Winnie-the-Pooh and its sequel, The House at Pooh's Corner (1928)

His younger son, Christopher Robin, whose toys were the basis for many of the characters and whose name was used.

A young boy who appears in the stories as a gentle lord of animals. The writing is so animated and fun to read out loud to my kids.

Winnie-the-Pooh does that.  There were a few times when I would laugh and they would ask me to explain what was funny.

Winnie-the-Pooh has an easily recognizable and very distinct writing style. My favorite element of the writing style was the capital letters which changed the sentence's tone.

This is one of my favorite examples of it.  It also has some of that humor that appeals to adults.