WINSTON POOH: AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE REAL STORY BEHIND THE STORIES
•Who was Winnie-the-Pooh?
•On whom were the other characters in the Pooh stories based?
•Where is the Hundred Aker Wood?
•Why did Christopher Robin Milne detest his namesake?
•Who the heck was “Sanders?”
•Why did A. A. Milne abandon such a profitable enterprise?
Answers to all these questions are revealed in this well-organized and thorough new study on the origins of Winnie-the-Pooh. Ms. Dean’s meticulous research has led to numerous exciting discoveries about Milne’s motives for writing the Pooh stories, as well as his motives for stopping them. Along the way, she uncovers hundreds of other captivating details about literary London in the early part of the twentieth century.