Mary Poppins

by P. L. Travers

Mary Poppins

Paperback, 202 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $6.99 | purchase

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A stern but magical English governess is blown into the Banks' lives by the east wind. She slides up the banisters, can produce enormous objects from her carpet bag, and takes the children to a tea party on the ceiling in this beloved children's classic.

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Henry Hodges as Michael Banks, Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins, Katherine Leigh Doherty in the Broadway production. Joan Marcus/Disney/CML hide caption

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