callmemadam (callmemadam) wrote,

Josephine Pullein-Thompson RIP


Josephine Pullein-Thompson, one of the three Pullein-Thompson sisters, has died aged ninety. She was a redoubtable woman. There’s an obituary here.

Pictured, first edition of I Had Two Ponies, 1947, illustrated by Anne Bullen. The sisters wrote so many pony books; Josephine’s are my favourites, although I haven't kept many.
Tags: children's books, josephine pullein-thompson, pony books

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