Ann Thwaite Collection

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 AT
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 artwork box + periodicals

Scope and Content

Draft material relating to two published titles written by Ann Thwaite, and a collection of copies of 'Cricket', 'Ladybug' and 'Spider', periodical magazines for children with which Ann Thwaite was involved during her career.

Administrative / Biographical History

Created by Ann Thwaite during the course of her career.


Material is arranged into series according to type, as follows:

AT/01 - Draft material

AT/02 - Periodicals

Access Information

Accessible to all researchers, by appointment only.

Custodial History

The collection of periodicals - 'Cricket', 'Spider' and 'Ladybug' - were donated to Seven Stories by Ann Thwaite in 2006. The original illustrations for 'Pennies for the Dog' were purchased by Seven Stories from Ann Thwaite in 2009, and the material relating to 'The Horse at Hilly Fields' was given as a donation by Ann Thwaite at the same time.