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The Milly Molly Mandy StorybookThe stories of Milly Molly Mandy and her family and friends have charmed generations of children since they first appeared in 1925 This collection of twenty one classic tales about this resourceful and thoughtful little girl reflect with accuracy the dilemmas and challenges of a child' Extremely charming I haven't read all the stories yet but the ones I have read are filled with warmth humor and a gentle understanding of children imparting wisdom and empathy effortlessly and without being obnoxiously preachy Though the village life is old fashioned by today's standards the children yearn to be independent as well as helpful and I think this is timelessETA Sept 2020 I reuested this via ILL so I could share it with my own children now that they are old enough to appreciate the stories The stories are even dear to my heart now and both my boys ages 7 and almost 5 enjoyed them too The book that arrived is titled The BIG Milly Molly Mandy Storybook and was published in May 2000 by Kingfisher The illustrations are by Clara Vulliamy Funny coincidence I don't think I had ever encountered her work before and then we uite serendipitously ended up with three of her books from the library at the same time On one hand I was miffed that the original illustrations were replaced Why oh why? The originals are delightful That said perhaps some children today would be happier with the full color illustrations and I must say Vulliamy's do a fairly good job of capturing the spirit of the originals I enjoyed Vulliamy's Forward and include this excerpt as is so beautifully captures the charm and enduring appeal of these storiesOne glance at the map of the village which Milly Molly Mandy so rarely leaves tells us that her world is small living in a nice white cottage with her extended family where the neighbors all know each other; playing out of doors with her friends inventing their own fun safe and free The children's days a full of adventure and incident And telling still are the many ways the children find to fill the time while waiting for the big event the snow the party the day at sea timeless beautifully observed and described with charm humor and subtly

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Ime and will bring back many happy memories for many parents and grandparents The book's endpaper feature a two page map of Milly Molly Mandy's village complete with drawings of cottages fields streets and shops making it easy for children to follow Milly Molly Mandy from place to plac I first encountered Milly Molly Mandy as a very young child and re visit the books now and then Do they spark joy? Yes they do

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Download Mobi õ The Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook ´ MollyMandy Storybook í [Reading] ➱ The Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook ➹ Joyce Lankester Brisley – The stories of Milly Molly Mandy and her family and friends have charmed generations of children since they firsS world Young children today will love to hear how Milly Molly Mandy decides to spend her first penny looks after a hedgehog and spends her first night away from home These timeless stories are perfect for reading aloud for older children to read by themselves or as a story before bedt I wish I could give this book six stars we loved it that much The stories were so fun to read aloud and they brought up many uestions about country life in England 100 years ago MMM is a delightful girl with a delightful family and community and her adventures are modest and realistic and simple She doesn’t get into scrapes or misbehave; she simply lives her lovely life without conflict or climax While this might sound boring we found it comforting and entertaining—we enjoyed learning about how things used to be while having the confidence that things were never going to be spoiled for this darling girl So I suppose some might find this book bland but we found it deliciously predictable interesting and beautiful The perfect counter to realtumultuous life