Catalogue Number: Z49-Y5J9
- Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley
- Format: Hardback
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Published: 11 October 2012
- ISBN: 9781447208037
Milly-Molly-Mandy has lots of friends, but her favourite companions are Little-Friend-Susan and Billy Blunt. Together they have lots of exciting adventures and even get into trouble sometimes! Read about Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends as they run races, pay visits, rescue little rabbits and play tricks on one another. These classic tales are as fresh and lively as when they were first written. Young readers will love discovering Milly-Molly-Mandy for the first time in a dainty, accessible format -- and they're sure to want to collect other titles in this charming series.
Joyce Lankester Brisley was born in 1896 and studied art at Lambeth Art School.The first Milly-Molly-Mandy stories were published in 1925 in the Christian Science Monitor and such was their popularity that they were published in book form in 1928. An accomplished artist, Brisley designed posters and book jackets as well as illustrating the work of other authors. Joyce Lankester Brisley died in 1978, but Milly-Molly-Mandy's popularity lives on.