Joyce Lankester Brisley

Author & Illustrator

About Joyce Lankester Brisley

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 a first collection of these stories was published in book form in1928. An accomplished artist as well as writer, she 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.

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National Horse Day (US)
A remarkable book that your children will love. Adventures of the Little Wooden Horse by Ursula Moray Williams and Joyce Lankester Brisley.
6 months ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories by Joyce Lankester Brisley from Puffin.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Milly Molly Mandy Stories (Colour Young Readers ed) by Joyce Lankester Brisley from Puffin.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Milly- Molly-Mandy's Friends by Joyce Lankester Brisley from Macmillan Children's Books.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, More of Milly-Molly-Mandy (colour young readers edition) by Joyce Lankester Brisley from Puffin.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Milly Molly Mandy Stories (Colour Young Readers ed) is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Could there be a better time to read Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories by Joyce Lankester Brisley. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
Make A Friend Day
A story all about friendship and friends. Bunchy by Joyce Lankester Brisley from Puffin.
2 years ago