Jenny Selby (Ruth in the reprint) is overjoyed when her brother John (Bob in the reprint) returns after being considered lost on a climbing expedition in the Himalayas. Then she begins to suspect the man is an impostor who is after the money John/Bob is set to inherit on his 21st birthday. When her suspicions become apparent, the man sends her away to boarding school. Jenny/Ruth returns secretly and, with the help of her dog Dirk, finds a sick man in a dingy room whom she is sure is her real brother. But the man does not claim to be John/Bob or recognise Jenny/Ruth.
- Artist: Julio Vivas (Also referenced elsewhere as Julian)
- The story first appeared in Emma with the title “No Joy for Jenny” later it was reprinted with both Jenny and her brother renamed and a new title “Is Bob My Brother?”.
- No Joy for Jenny – Emma: #56 (17 March 1979) – #65 (19 May 1979)
- Reprinted as “Is Bob My Brother?” – Mandy: #927 (20 Oct. 1984) – #936 (22 Dec. 1984)