Book List in Order: 31 titles


  • This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefo...


  • Everyone's favourite troublemaker is back in Richmal Crompton's William the Bad – with a fun and contemporary cover illustrated by Chris Garbutt and an introduction by writer Anne Fine.William doesn't understand why he's not invited to Robert a...


  • Everyone's favourite troublemaker, William Brown, is back in Richmal Crompton's William's Happy Days, a hilarious collection of classic Just William stories – with a contemporary cover illustrated by Steven Lenton and an introduction by Outnumb...


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  • There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, loveable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. "If all girls are like that—" said William, "Well...


  • There is only one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, loveable imp of mischief has been harassing his unfortunate family and delighting his hundreds of thousands of admirers since 1922. In Just William at Christmas, everyone's favorite t...


  • He's—he's more like a nightmare than a boy. Whether he's occupying a bear suit that's slightly too small for him, cloaked in mystery as a fortune teller, or attired in the flowing robes of a Fairy Queen, William is unmistakably himself: trouble in ...







  • """Caroline knows best.""Caroline''s mother ran away from her father when Caroline was four years old, and her father and stepmother died fifteen years later, leaving her with a young step-brother and two young step-sisters to bring up. Orphaned, and...


  • When Richard Beaton inherits Chedsy Place, he feels nostalgic as he returns to his beloved family home. For him it is locked in the past - a place of warm childhood memories - and he cannot afford to keep it. But for his wife, Celia, walking round th...


  • Summer has arrived and the Cotteril children are looking forward to the Holiday. For Thea, Susan, Peter and Jane it''s always a special time of year, as they escape their lives in the suburbs and visit the delights of the countryside with their mothe...


  • When Viola learned of her husband Humphrey''s affair, it seemed obvious that she must divorce him so he could be with the woman soon to bear him a child, but now she must deal with her highly-strung and sensitive son Hilary and her sister Frances'' s...


  • Aged just seventeen Hermione is passed from the hands of an inattentive mother into an engagement with a young man she barely knows. Glad to have her pretty daughter married and celebrated by their social circle, Hermione''s mother gives little thoug...


  • """She glanced at her watch. They would be in Merlin Bay in less than half an hour now. Her heart began to beat more quickly. Something was waiting for her at Merlin Bay. She didn''t know what it was yet, but she would know soon-in a day, in a week, ...


  • """I don''t think that people are people to her any longer. They''re just mirrors. If she can see the right picture of herself in them, she likes them. If she can''t, she dislikes them."" Stella Markham is the apple of her aunt''s eye: gentle, kind, ...


  • Richmal Crompton''s adult novels are an absolute delight and every bit as charming as her beloved Just William series. The Old Man''s Birthday is both a nostalgic treat for fans of the gentler brand of interwar fiction, and a dry satire of British vi...


  • Happily married for thirty years with three children that have long since grown up, Christopher Mainwaring finds himself at a total loss following the death of his beloved wife, Susan. Yet the joyful marriage he remembers may not have been all it see...


  • When Lettice Helston''s high-society marriage breaks down, leaving a hole in her life, she flees her London life for the comfort of her friend Dorrie. But an unexpected detour to the charming village of Steffan Green introduces her to new friends, s...






  • Even as a child all Vicky wants is love. She seeks it from her governess; she expects it from the lowly, loyal gardener, Andrew; but most of all, she is desperate for it from the one person who can''t see beyond shadows of the past and open his heart...


  • Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the new Just William BBC television series! William is always ready to offer his services to his country. But why is it that his enthusiastic contribution is so seldom appreciated? William is det...


  • Everyone's favourite troublemaker is back and up to no good! William is always in trouble, but sometimes it really isn't his fault. It was Ginger who showed him the book about Robin Hood, and it was Violet Elizabeth Bott's idea to steal from the ri...


  • Now with a fantastic redesigned cover to tie in with the new Just William BBC television series! "I din' take it," William said. "Ethel took it. She - she sort of can't help herself. I always," he added virtuously, "try'n put back the things she's ...


  • Watch out William's about! Some words to not apply to William Brown: sweet, charming, 'dear little boy' . . . That sounds more like Georgie Murdoch, who is so sickly sweet that William is determined to turn him into a wild, muddy, noisy outlaw like...


  • Everyone's favourite troublemaker is back in Richmal Crompton's William's New Year's Day. Just William makes his mark in this hilarious collection of twelve classic stories. Whether it's trying to arrange a marriag...


  • Just William makes his mark in this hilarious collection of twelve classic stories. Whether it`s trying to arrange a marriage for his sister or taking a job as a boot boy as step one in his grand plan to run away, William manages to cause chaos where...


  • When Aunt Lucy tells William that `a busy day is a happy day`, William does his best to keep himself very busy indeed. Unfortunately, not everyone appreciates his efforts to cheer up Christmas Day - and when a conjuring trick with an egg goes very ba...


  • The irrepressible William returns with fourteen fantastic adventures. Totally bankrupt, William and Ginger can`t even buy sweets. But then William has a brilliant idea - they could sell Ginger`s twin cousins as slaves! Before too long, William is in ...


  • William is always ready to offer his services to his country. But why is it that his enthusiastic contribution is so seldom appreciated? William is determined to do his bit, but unfortunately no one else thinks he`d make a hero... Ten wonderful warti...






  • Whether he’s getting into adventures with his band of Outlaws, or driving his family crazy, there’s never a dull minute with William Brown around!This bind-up includes: WILLIAM’S BIRTHDAY AND OTHER STORIES, WILLIAM AND THE HIDDEN TREASURE AND O...