Brewin Books - Alton Douglas

Alton Douglas

Alton Douglas is well known for his popular pictorial histories of the Midlands and sales of his books have now reached nearly 500,000 copies making him the Midlands’ best selling local author.

Alton’s books cover most of the Midlands including Birmingham, Coventry, The Black Country and Stratford upon Avon and the topics featured include: The War Years, Pre-War photos, leisure activities and workplace memories.


Birmingham: Memories of the Sixties

Birmingham: Memories of the Sixties

Alton Douglas

“If you can remember the Sixties, you weren’t there.” I’ve always thought that line, credited to any..

£10.99

Birmingham: More of the Fifties

Birmingham: More of the Fifties

Alton Douglas

With over 300 illustrations of Birmingham in the 1950s, Alton Dougl..

£9.99

Birmingham: More of the Sixties

Birmingham: More of the Sixties

Alton Douglas

In the latest addition to Al..

£9.99

Birmingham: The Fifties Revisited

Birmingham: The Fifties Revisited

Alton Douglas

The fifties was the decade that saw Birmingham getting back..

£10.99

Birmingham: The Forties Revisited

Birmingham: The Forties Revisited

Alton Douglas

Alright, why the forties again? Well, it was certainly the most dangerous period in the city’s histo..

£10.99

Birmingham: The Sixties Revisited

Birmingham: The Sixties Revisited

Alton Douglas

Reality Shows. They may be all the rage on television at present but le..

£10.99

Birmingham: The Thirties Revisited

Birmingham: The Thirties Revisited

Alton Douglas

“A Puzzlement” - sometime read the lyrics of this lesser-known song..

£10.99

Coventry At War

Coventry At War

Alton Douglas

A pictorial account of Coventry during World War II. The book includes ..

£10.99

Coventry: A Century of News

Coventry: A Century of News

Alton Douglas

One hundred years of publishing news and comments on Coventry and W..

£10.99

Dogs in Birmingham

Dogs in Birmingham

Alton Douglas

When Beryl Romano, Appeals Manager of the Birmingham Dogs Home asked ..

£4.99

Entertaining Thoughts

Entertaining Thoughts

Alton Douglas

Alton once again shares humorous and dramatic stories from his life as a professional comedian, TV..

£2.95

I Forgot To Tell You

I Forgot To Tell You

Alton Douglas

Alton Douglas is the best selling author of over 40 books but the p..

£2.95

Laughs in the Right Place

Laughs in the Right Place

Alton Douglas

Alton Douglas is the author/co-author of almost 50 books. A forme..

£2.95

Memories of Coventry

Memories of Coventry

Alton Douglas

By 1950 (in no small measure due to the effects of the recently ended..

£10.99

Memories of Dudley

Memories of Dudley

Alton Douglas

Dudley was first recorded ab..

£9.99

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