Holidays have always been William's favourite days of the year, and when he spots a tramp at the side of the road, William feels sure the old man needs a holiday too. Mrs Bott is not pleased to discover her home has become a luxury holiday spot, and as ever William's best intentions go awry.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Richmal Crompton was born in Lancashire in 1890.
The first story about William Brown appeared in Home magazine in 1919, and the first collection of William stories was published in book form three years later.
In all, thirty-eight William books were published, the last one in 1970, after Richmal Crompton¹s death.