New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
Elizabeth Beresford's picture

Elisabeth Beresford

UK (1926 - 2010)
Daughter of J D Beresford

Elisabeth "Liza" Beresford MBE was a British author of children's books, best known for creating The Wombles. Born into a family with many literary connections, she worked as a journalist but struggled for success until she created the Wombles in the 1960s. The strong theme of recycling was particularly notable, and the Wombles became very popular with children across the world. While Beresford produced many other literary works, the Wombles remained her most well known creation.

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors
Judy Blume
Steve Berry
Brett Battles
Jenn Bennett
Robert Jackson Bennett
Elizabeth Bear
Janet Davey
Helen Garner
Linwood Barclay
Gerry Bartlett
Christine Goff
Michael Broad
Willard Price
Stephen Ransome
Kate Maryon