Mary Poppins

By P. L. Travers, Illustrated by Mary Shepard

A beautiful new hardback special edition of an iconic and timeless classic, celebrating 90 years of the world’s favourite Nanny.

The original and classic story of the world’s most famous nanny, Mary Poppins is a timeless classic that has enchanted generations – available now in a stunning new 90th anniversary hardback edition.

When the East Wind blows Mary Poppins into the home of the Banks children, their lives go topsy-turvy and are changed forever.

Ninety years since we first met Mary Poppins, this original, classic story is still charming readers and transporting new fans into the mysterious world of everyone’s favourite magical nanny.

Format: Hardback
Ageband: from 9
Release Date: 12 Sep 2024
Pages: 208
ISBN: 978-0-00-862297-8
P.L. Travers was born in 1899 in Maryborough in Queensland, Australia and was one of three sisters.She worked as a secretary, a dancer and an actress, but writing was P.L. Travers’s real love, and for many years she was a journalist. It was while recuperating from a serious illness that she wrote Mary Poppins – “to while away the days, but also to put down something that had been in my mind for a long time”, she said. She recieved an OBE in 1977, and died in 1996.