Why settle for one Winnie-the-Pooh board book when you can have 6? These charming and durable little books are the ideal introduction to A.A. Milne’s iconic children’s characters for babies and toddlers? Featuring Tigger Piglet Eeyore and of course Pooh himself there’s lots of fun to be had for both parent and child. Since Winnie-the-Pooh’s first appearance in publication in 1924 the bear of very little brain has enthralled millions and his continuing success proves the timeless nature of Milne’s stories based upon the nursery toys played with by his own son Christopher Robin. A.A. Milne A.A. Milne is quite simply one of the most famous children’s authors of all time. He created Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends Piglet Eeyore Tigger Kanga and Roo based on the real nursery toys played with by his son Christopher Robin. And those characters not only became the stars of his classic children’s books Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner and his poetry for children they have also been adapted for film TV and the stage. Through his writings for Punch magazine A.A. Milne met E.H. Shepard. Shepard went on to draw the original illustrations to accompany Milne’s classics earning him the name the man who drew Pooh .