Joyce Lankester Brisley - Author

About the Author

Joyce Lankester Brisley (1896-1978) was born in Bexhill, England. Her first stories about Milly-Molly-Mandy were printed in 1925 in the Christian Science Monitor, and a collection appeared in book form in 1928. She wrote and illustrated six collections of stories about Milly-Molly-Mandy. The Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook was published in the UK in September 1996. She also illustrated books by other authors, including the classic Ursula Moray Williams story, Adventures of a Little Wooden Horse.

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Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she goes to the Blacksmith's wedding, takes care of Dum Dum the duck and even goes sledging in the snow - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. Milly-Molly-Mandy Again contains seven short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This fourth book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she enjoys her first ever visit to the seaside, goes to a concert and has a picnic with her friends - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. More of Milly-Molly-Mandy contains thirteen short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This second book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she has a tea-party, looks after a baby hedgehog and helps to thatch a roof - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy contains twelve short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This third book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she goes blackberry picking, gets ready to throw a party for her friends and goes to her village fete - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories contains thirteen short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This first book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

Milly-Molly-Mandy and Billy Blunt

Milly-Molly-Mandy and Billy Blunt

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she goes excavating with Billy Blunt, learns to ride a horse and cooks her very own toffee - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. Milly-Molly-Mandy and Billy Blunt contains seven short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This sixth and final book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

Milly-Molly-Mandy & Co

Milly-Molly-Mandy & Co

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2019

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she acts for the movies, dresses up with her friends and celebrates Guy Fawkes Day - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around. Milly-Molly-Mandy & Co contains seven short stories that are wonderful to read aloud and are the perfect way to introduce younger readers to the enduringly popular heroine, not forgetting her friends little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt! This fifth book in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy series, which have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928, brings the characters to life with the authors original, iconic black and white illustrations.

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/10/2018

A wonderful 90th anniversary gift edition of Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories by Joyce Lankester Brisley. With full-colour artwork and a ribbon marker, this is a book to treasure. Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy does the gardening, gives a party, and goes to a fete - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, these thirteen stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog.

Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/07/2018

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy finds a train, gets a new dress and goes sledging - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, these seven stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Gloriously illustrated with Joyce Lankester Brisley's original line drawings, Milly-Molly-Mandy Again is a great edition to add to your collection. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with Milly-Molly-Mandy & Co and Milly-Molly-Mandy and Billy Blunt.

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/07/2018

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy has a tea-party, writes letters, and goes camping - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, these twelve stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Gloriously illustrated with Joyce Lankester Brisley's original line drawings, Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy is a great edition to add to your collection. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with Milly-Molly-Mandy Again and Milly-Molly-Mandy & Co.

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/05/2018

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy enjoys a picnic, climbs a tree, and goes to the seaside - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, these thirteen stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Gloriously illustrated with Joyce Lankester Brisley's original line drawings, More of Milly-Molly-Mandy is a truly special gift to treasure. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy and Milly-Molly-Mandy Again.

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/05/2018

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy does the gardening, gives a party, and goes to a fete - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, these thirteen stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Gloriously illustrated with Joyce Lankester Brisley's original line drawings, Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories is a truly special gift to treasure. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with More of Milly-Molly-Mandy and Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy.

Bunchy

Bunchy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/07/2016

Little Bunchy lives all alone with her grandmother in a cottage in the country. It's quite a long walk to the village and Bunchy is too young for school yet so she has no one to play with. But Bunchy is never lonely because she has her own very special friends - the pastry girl, the Scribbles family, the naughty clothes-peg people and the little wooden sailor-doll. Set in a by-gone era, here are ten stories written with warmth and affection, by the author of Milly-Molly-Mandy.

More Milly-Molly-Mandy

More Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/10/2015

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy goes for a picnic, rides a horse, and has an adventure - whatever Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her friends have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1925. Perfect for reading aloud, these twenty stories will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends Little-Friend-Susan and Billy Blunt. Gloriously illustrated with the author's original line drawings, and with a ribbon marker and a specially commissioned foreword, this beautiful hardback Macmillan Children's Classics edition of Joyce Lankester Brisley's More Milly-Molly-Mandy is a truly special gift to treasure.

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy (colour young readers edition)

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy (colour young readers edition)

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/08/2014

Milly-Molly-Mandy by Joyce Lankester Brisley is loved by new readers and old friends alike. The enchanting and classic adventures of Milly-Molly-Mandy, a little country girl, have been loved and shared for over 80 years. This large format, full colour edition is perfect for reading aloud. The stories have a timeless sense of fun and are illustrated in beautiful detail, enchanced by soft pastel colours evocative of the era.

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Summer

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Summer

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/08/2012

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy rescues little rabbits, makes a garden and goes for a picnic - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, the six stories in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy's Summer will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with More of Milly-Molly-Mandy and Milly-Molly-Mandy Again.

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Schooldays

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Schooldays

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/01/2012

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy gets to know a teacher, goes excavating and tries sledging - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, the five stories in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy's Schooldays will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with More of Milly-Molly-Mandy and Milly-Molly-Mandy Again.

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Family

Milly-Molly-Mandy's Family

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/09/2011

Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as Milly-Molly-Mandy does errands, goes to a concert and organizes a party - whatever she and her friends are up to, you're sure to have fun when they're around! The much-loved stories of Milly-Molly-Mandy and her everyday adventures in the countryside have charmed generations of children since their first publication in 1928. Perfect for reading aloud, the six stories in Joyce Lankester Brisley's Milly-Molly-Mandy's Family will bring back happy memories for parents and grandparents, and introduce younger readers to an enduringly popular heroine and her friends little-friend-Susan, Billy Blunt and Toby the dog. Enjoy more of Milly-Molly-Mandy's fun adventures with More of Milly-Molly-Mandy and Milly-Molly-Mandy Again.

Milly Molly Mandy Stories (Colour Young Readers ed)

Milly Molly Mandy Stories (Colour Young Readers ed)

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/02/2011

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories by Joyce Lankester Brisley is loved by new readers and old friends alike. The enchanting and classic adventures of a little country girl. The Milly-Molly-Mandy stories are perfect for reading aloud. They have been loved and shared for over 80 years with their timeless sense of fun and beautiful detail. Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. She is always busy doing things, and whether she is earning money to give a party, minding the village shop, having a picnic or going sledging, you're sure to have fun when Milly-Molly-Mandy's around! The adventures of this lively little girl and her chums little-friend-Susan and Billy Blunt first appeared over eighty years ago and they have been delighting children ever since. 'Simple, satisfying stories' - Shirley Hughes Joyce Lankester Brisley (1896 - 1978) wrote and drew books from an early age; she had her first fairy story published in a children's paper at the age of thirteen. She studied at art school and, when she was twenty, had pictures hung in the Royal Academy. However, she enjoyed writing and illustrating stories best, and the Milly-Molly-Mandy series deservedly became her most well-loved and famous creation.

The Adventures of Milly-Molly-Mandy

The Adventures of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/09/1992

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. She is always busy doing things, and whether she is earning money to give a party, minding the village shop, having a picnic or going sledging, you're sure to have fun when Milly-Molly-Mandy's around! Here all the Milly-Molly-Mandy stories, Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy,Milly-Molly-Mandy Again, Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories and More of Milly-Molly-Mandy brought together in a special gift collection.

Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Milly-Molly-Mandy Again

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/03/1974

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. She is always busy doing things, and whether she is sledging in the snow with Billy Blunt and little-friend-Susan, or being a bridesmaid, you're sure to have fun when Milly-Molly-Mandy's around! The adventures of this lively little girl and her chums first appeared over eighty years ago and they have been delighting young children ever since.

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Further Doings of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/03/1973

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. She is always busy doing things, and whether she is camping-out with Billy Blunt and little-friend-Susan, or looking after an orphaned hedgehog, you're sure to have fun when Milly-Molly-Mandy's around! The adventures of this lively little girl and her chums first appeared over eighty years ago and they have been delighting young children ever since.

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

More of Milly-Molly-Mandy

Author: Joyce Lankester Brisley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/02/1973

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. She is always busy doing things, and whether she is at the seaside with Billy Blunt and little-friend-Susan, or stuck up a tree, you're sure to have fun when Milly-Molly-Mandy's around! The adventures of this lively little girl and her chums first appeared over eighty years ago and they have been delighting young children ever since.

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