• Author(s): Helen Cresswell
  • Helen Cresswell's marriage to Brian Rowe was dissolved in 1995. She is survived by her two daughters.
  • Obituary: Helen Cresswell
  • Helen Cresswell

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...DRIPPING is a character created by children's author Helen Cresswell, based on an old Midlands saying for a young girl...just thought it was a great name for a character. Helen Cresswell, Nottinghamshire. QUESTION When, where and why......Continue reading about

Byline: By SALLY SMITH CHILDREN'S writer Helen Cresswell - creator of Lizzie Dripping - has left the bulk of her pounds 572...also left pounds 2,000 to cancer charities. CAPTION(S): Author Helen Cresswell...Continue reading about


MOONDIAL by Helen Cresswell | Kirkus Reviews

Helen Cresswell lived in a farmhouse in Nottinghamshire which she shared with a dog called Boris (who featured in The Secret World of Polly Flint) and a Persian cat called Buddle. Other than writing, her chief pleasures were walking, gardening, painting, reading, collecting antiques and browsing through graveyards.