1956 A.A. Milne dies. Best known for his books about Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work. Read more by A A Milne
Tony Hawks - Author
TV and radio comedian Tony Hawks regularly pops up on shows like Have I Got News for You, QI, Just A Minute and I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue. He is the bestselling author of five books including Round Ireland with a Fridge and Playing the Moldovans at Tennis which was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize and Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize. His books have sold over 1 million copies around the world. He now lives in Devon with his partner, Fran. Follow Tony's latest adventure on Twitter @thefridgeman, or visit his website www.tony-hawks.com.
Featured Books, with extracts, by Tony Hawks
Once Upon a Time in the West...Country Tony Hawks
You can take the man out of the city, but is the countryside ready for him? Comedian and born and bred townie, Tony Hawks is not afraid of a challenge - or indeed a good bet. He's hitchhiked round Ireland... Format: Hardback - Released: 12/03/2015