Let’s Follow the Swallows: Welsh Heritage & Taking Home With You, Wherever You Are

‘The Quilt’, or ‘Y Cwilt’ in Welsh, is the tale of a little girl living in rural West Wales with her Mother and her Father. One Winter, the family falls on hard times, and makes the life changing decision to sell all of their belongings to move across the pond for a new life in the USA.

How A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh influences children’s emotional and social development through relatable simplicity.

*The following is an assignment written as part of my MA in Children’s Literature at Roehampton University for module ‘British Children’s Literature: Historical Perspectives‘. Winnie-the-Pooh is the first of two books conceptualised and written by English author Alan Alexander (A.A.) Milne, published in 1926. The book focuses on the adventures of a golden teddy bearContinue reading “How A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh influences children’s emotional and social development through relatable simplicity.”