A Christmas Wish by Mandy Stanley

A Christmas Wish

Written by Mandy Stanley
Illustrated by
Part of the Lettice Series


A Christmas Wish by Mandy Stanley

Dreams come true with Lettice Rabbit! Find out all about the magic of Christmas with Lettice in this enchanting picture book - perfect for little girls who love pretty things! Lettice Rabbit peeps out of her burrow one morning to find her world covered in sparkly snow. Could this magical scene have something to do with Christmas? But what is Christmas? Lettice just has to find out... Following some children home, she watches them decorate their Christmas tree with pretty ornaments. But she never imagines she will end up on the top branch dressed as a fairy! Another dream comes true for Lettice in this magical Christmas story, full of surprises.


Praise for `Lettice - A Christmas Wish':

A pink, sparkly must-have for all girly-girls!

Praise for `Lettice - The Dancing Rabbit':

This engaging debut...shows a considerable flair for observation and characterisation. There is a great feeling of vibrancy and joy in this little story. Books for Keeps

A delight for girls aged three to six. Evening Express

About the Author

Mandy Stanley was born in Lowestoft, Suffolk. She has a BA from Nottingham University which led her initially into a career in fashion. A subsequent interest in the drawing and illustrative areas of her occupation, coupled with an earlier course at Great Yarmouth College of art and design, initiated a move into freelance illustrative work.

Early work on baby products was followed by illustrations in childrens books. The natural progression was then to create her own characters, beginning with ‘Babe’.

Mandy has a great love of films particularly children’s films and regularly attends theatre and ballet. She has won awards for soft toy designs for young children on sale throughout the country.

She continues to work as a designer and illustrator in Suffolk.

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Book Info


32 pages


Mandy Stanley
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HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

6th October 2003



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