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"Gladstone the White Golliwog", written and illustrated by Frederick Covins, is an anti-racist story for very young children about a white Golliwog rejected by his friends, all 'proper' Golliwogs. He is befriended by a blackberry who persuades him to tackle the giant Grumple in order to solve his problems.

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Please note that the content and illustrations of "Gladstone the White Golliwog" cannot be reproduced or distributed in any form or medium without the express written permission of Frederick Covins.

Additional Information:

If you are interested in golliwogs (aka. Golliwoggs, Gollys, Gollies) then take a look at Golliwogg.co.uk - an independent guide to Golliwogs, including information of golliwog history, golliwog books/stories, golliwog dolls and golliwog memorabilia.

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is prohibited without the express written permission of Frederick Covins.
All photographs and illustrations © Frederick Covins