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Best British children's literature, other than...?

Roald Dahl, CS Lewis, Lewis Carroll, etc

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    Frances Hodgsun Burnett: My favorites are A Little Princess and The Secret Garden

    This is a page on Wikepedia you might find helpful...

    "The following 161 pages are in this category, out of 161 total.

    A

    Janet and Allan Ahlberg

    Caroline Akrill

    Mabel Esther Allan

    Mary Francis Ames

    Philip Ardagh

    Norman Ault

    Christopher Awdry

    Wilbert Awdry

    B

    Jill Barklem

    Kitty Barne

    Margaret Stuart Barry

    Nina Bawden

    Gillian Baxter

    Viola Bayley

    Tom Becker

    Lionel Bender (author)

    Elisabeth Beresford

    Lady Rachel Billington

    Malorie Blackman

    Quentin Blake

    Enid Blyton

    Bowvayne

    Mike Brogan

    Pamela Brown (writer)

    Dorita Fairlie Bruce

    Anthony Buckeridge

    Eve Bunting

    Melvin Burgess

    Frances Hodgson Burnett

    John Burningham

    A. M. Burrage

    Charles Butler (author)

    Nick Butterworth

    Bertha Henry Buxton

    Lady Georgia Byng

    C

    Maria Callcott

    Joanna Cannan

    William Canton

    Kathryn Cave

    Philip Caveney

    Rob Childs

    Helen Cooper (illustrator)

    Susan Cooper

    Frank Cottrell Boyce

    Primrose Cumming

    John Cunliffe (author)

    D

    Roald Dahl

    Glenn Dakin

    Walter de la Mare

    Terry Deary

    Joseph Delaney

    Monica Dickens

    Julia Donaldson

    Siobhan Dowd

    D cont.

    Terence Dudley

    Polly Dunbar

    Helen Dunmore

    E

    Dorothy Edwards

    Monica Edwards

    George Bramwell Evens

    F

    Penelope Farmer

    Ruby Ferguson

    Anne Fine

    Michael Foreman (author / illustrator)

    Zahra Freeth

    Monica Furlong

    G

    Leon Garfield

    Kate Greenaway

    Mini Grey

    H

    Gilbert Hackforth-Jones

    Ann Halam

    Kathleen Hale

    Roger Hargreaves

    Rosemary Harris (writer)

    Jane Hissey

    Mary Hoffman

    Janni Howker

    David Pierce Hughes

    Thomas Hughes

    Norman Hunter (author)

    I

    Eva Ibbotson

    Mick Inkpen

    J

    Brian Jacques

    Julia Jarman

    Cindy Jefferies

    Pete Johnson (author)

    Gareth P. Jones

    Gwyneth Jones (novelist)

    Ivan Jones (author)

    Mal Lewis Jones

    K

    Brian Keaney

    Ann Kelley

    Ally Kennen

    Eric Knight

    L

    Rebecca Laurence

    Hilda Lewis

    Naomi Lewis

    Penelope Lively

    Sam Llewellyn

    Constance Lloyd

    Hugh Lofting

    M

    Geraldine McCaughrean

    Reginald James MacGregor

    John Malam

    Frederick Marryat

    Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

    Helen Mason

    Phyllis Matthewman

    M cont.

    William Mayne

    Arthur Mee

    Michael Morpurgo

    Joshua Mowll

    Andrew Murray (children's writer)

    Gordon Murray (puppeteer)

    N

    Magdalen Nabb

    Joanna Nadin

    Linda Newbery

    Jenny Nimmo

    Andrew Norriss

    Mary Norton (author)

    O

    Joanne Owen

    Elsie J. Oxenham

    P

    Edward Abbott Parry

    K. M. Peyton

    Woodrow Phoenix

    Sheena Porter

    Susan Price

    Eric Pringle

    Pullein-Thompson sisters

    Q

    Janet Quin-Harkin

    R

    Gwynedd Rae

    Diane Redmond

    Gwyneth Rees

    Jamie Rix

    James Roose-Evans

    John Ryan (cartoonist)

    S

    Lady Margaret Sackville

    Anna Sewell

    Margery Sharp

    Posy Simmonds

    Christopher Smart

    Alexander Gordon Smith

    Pat Smythe

    Joel Snape

    Jonathan Stroud

    Showell Styles

    Robert Swindells

    T

    H. E. Todd

    John Rowe Townsend

    Mary Treadgold

    Brian Trueman

    Ann Turnbull

    V

    Jenny Valentine

    William Vandyck

    W

    Martin Waddell

    Amy Catherine Walton

    Sylvia Waugh

    Beth Webb

    Catherine Webb

    Ronald Welch

    Y

    Samuel Youd"

    Hopfully that helps!

  • JP
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    1 decade ago

    Frances Hodgson Burnett - The Secret Garden, A Little Princess (although she did move to the US at some point).

    Beatrix Potter - Petter Rabbit

    Edit Nesbit - The Railway Children

    A.A. Milne - Winnie the Pooh

    These are some I can recommend - but the attached list has more -

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