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Richmal Crompton's William

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Richmal Crompton's William

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Richmal Crompton's William

The archetype of the naughty English schoolboy, known and admired by young people the world over for decades. Ranks higher than Nigel Molesworth, Billy Bunter etc.

Nominator: S.Kitson Photo: Paul Jackson

NOMINATION 486 OF 1169

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They are amongst my all-time favourite children's books. I loved William's anarchic view of life, so different from the politically correct "Dr. Who" stories, so heavily sponsored by the BBC.
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