We are delighted to say that Puffin Children’s books have just issued a special edition of The Country Child, as part of their classic children’s books series. It is a book that appeals to all age groups, and is based on Alison’s childhood in rural Derbyshire.
Thanks to Jane Wingfield for sending this picture of her grand-daughter, holding Silky, the grey rabbit Jane made for her. We were pleased to help Jane with her query about a poem, that was actually by a British/Canadian writer not Alison Uttley. Nevertheless, it was an interesting quest and we were pleased to help.
BBC to re-issue their film of A Traveller in Time, Alison Uttley’s classic novel. It will be available from November 2015 on DVD. This has been asked for so many times by those contacting our website. We are delighted that fans all over the world can now buy the original version, filmed at Manor…
This year’s Uttley Physics prize has been awarded to Malin Litwinski for her outstanding contribution as a Third Year student to the Physics department at Manchester University, and for her outreach project for disabled students.
The new Puffin edition will be published on 2 July, and their edition of The Country Child will be published this time next year. Here it is available for pre-order on Amazon. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Traveller-Time-Puffin-Book/dp/0141361115/ref=tmm_pap_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1435138759&sr=8-1