The Family from One End Street

Eve Garnett

Great for age 8+
The story of everyday life in the big, happy Ruggles family who live in the small town of Otwell. Father is a dustman and Mother a washerwoman. Then there's all the children - practical Lily Rose, clever Kate, mischievous twins James and John, followed by Jo, who loves films, little Peg and finally baby William. A truly classic book awarded the Carnegie Medal as the best children's book of 1937.


The Family from One End Street by Eve Garnett won the Carnegie Award in 1937. It currently has an age rating of 8+ years and a 5 star rating on TheBookSeekers. There are currently no reviews for this book on this site. Click on the + buttons to include your own ratings!

The Family from One End Street is categorised as fiction. It was written for young readers to enjoy. The book includes the fictional character Ruggles family.

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Ruggles family