Mary Poppins from A - Z Author:P. L. Travers, Mary Shepard (Illustrator) Mary Poppins is back again! With incomparable wit, P. L. Travers has written twenty-six short episodes, one for each letter of the alphabet, about Mary Poppins and all the characters of the earlier books. In each one, as many words as possible begin with a particular letter. For example: "M is for Michael and Mary Poppins. They are coming home f... more »rom the Market with Meat and Marmalade. 'Just a Minute,' says Mary Poppins. 'The Mousetrap is Missing. How Mysterious!'" Thus begins the part for M.
For all who know and love Mary Poppins, and for smaller children who still have that joy to come, this wonderful, funny, crisp, tongue-twisting text--with delightful, detailed drawings in two colors by Mary Shepard--will be an irresistible, never-to-be-forgotten experience. It will join the four earlier books--Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins Comes Back, Mary Poppins Opens the Door, and Mary Poppins in the Park--on a very special shelf in every child's own library.« less