Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh Celebrity star Winnie the Pooh celebrates her 80th birthday|The new volume, titled Return to the Hundred Acre Wood, will follow A.A.’s Winnie the Pooh (1926) and The House At Pooh Corner (1928). Milne with famous illustrations by artist E.H. Shepard. The new book is published by Egmont Publishing in the UK. The sequel, written by David Benedictus and illustrated by Mark Burgess, will be released on October 5.|One of the people authorized to manage the copyright related to the Pooh character, Michael Brown, said: “We have cherished the hope for many years that one day we will introduce the world to a sequel. follow, matching the original Winnie the Pooh stories.”|“Original books are one of the greatest joys to the childhood world, published in any language. But we believe David Benedictus and Mark Burgess have captured the spirit and value of the original books to create a sequel,” added Michael Brown.