topsy tim tuesday in Antiquarian & Collectable | eBayTopsy and Tim is a series of children's books written by Jean Adamson and Gareth Adamson about twins and their adventures. They were first published in and were relaunched in new editions in February Since more than Topsy and Tim titles have been published with sales of more than 21 million. In an interview with The Guardian ,  Jean Adamson said that she and her future husband had been trained as book illustrators at Goldsmiths College. They decided to get married and quit their jobs in order to write and illustrate their own children's books. Their approach was shaped by a visit to a children's bookshop in Newcastle where they realised that there were few books depicting actual contemporary children. She explained that the books were also influenced by the post-war mood:.
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The search terms used suggest that people are looking for a list of all the books published and to find out more about the old ones that they remember from their childhood. It's been a bit of an ongoing project of mine to try to find out more and to also compile a list — so here's a summary of where I've got to so far! In short I've struggled to find a complete list published anywhere online — people keep suggesting ones, but when I look at them I find books I have discovered that are not on there, suggesting that it is not a complete list after all. Using the books that I have managed to pick up and the lists they contain of other books published in the series this is my first attempt at a comprehensive list. Where possible in the above list I have paired together similar titles, for example Topsy and Tim at the Farm and Topsy and Tim on the Farm. Often where this is the case one of these titles is from my chidhood era i. What's interesting is that the stories do differ slightly and whilst all the artwork has been reproduced some of it is very clearly based on that in the original books.
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Tuesday 5 November , The first of the books was published in Sadly Gareth died in but Jean continues to be involved with the Topsy And Tim series of books and their adaptation for television. Here she tells us a bit more about the popularity of the books and what it feels like to see her characters brought to screen for the first time in over 50 years. Gareth and I both studied illustration at Goldsmiths Art College and married in