A.A. Milne.

Alan Alexander Milne, (January 18, 1882 - January 31, 1956) published as A. A. Milne, is best known as the creator of the characters Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends who first appeared in the children's books Winnie-the-Pooh and its sequel The House at Pooh Corner.

Mr. Milne was also a successful playwright. He was friends with H.G. Wells and knew Kenneth Grahame.


1922 photograph of A.A. Milne.

Alan Alexander Milne was the youngest of three sons. His father was a teacher in his first school. Mr. Milne fought in World War I. He lived in London while getting his writing career going, but moved to Cotchford with his family in 1940.


The following list of his works is incomplete.

Books for children



  • The Red House Mystery
  • Two People


  • Year In, Year Out, collection of essays


  • It's Too Late Now

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