Magali a 11 ans. Elle aime les Beatles, dans la catégorie « passionnément » ou « à la folie ». Ce qu'elle aime moins, c'est l'école, surtout depuis qu'elle est au collège. Elle qui pensait être une élève comme les autres éprouve soudainement une peur panique à l'idée d'aller au collège. Telle une "Alice au pays des merveilles", elle se réfugie alors dans l'univers parallèle des Beatles nourri de leur musique et de couleurs éclatantes.
Une bande dessinée autobiographique, sensible et drôle, en dépit de la gravité du sujet, la phobie scolaire.
Sulwe a une peau qui ressemble à la nuit. Elle se trouve plus sombre que sa famille, plus sombre que ses amis. Alors que sa soeur a la couleur du soleil et attire tous les regards, Sulwe reste dans la pénombre et rêve de trouver sa propre lumière. Mais un soir, Sulwe embarque pour un voyage magique qui lui montrera que la nuit est aussi belle que le jour...
She's nice, my mum . . .
My mum's a fantastic cook, and a brilliant juggler.
She's a great painter, and the strongest woman in the world!
She's really nice, my mum.
A warm, funny tribute to Mum (and to mums everywhere) by the brilliant author/illustrator Anthony Browne.
Madlenka, whose New York City neighbors include the French baker, the Indian news vendor, and the Italian ice-cream man, goes around the block to show her friends her loose tooth and finds that it is like taking a trip around the world.
Little Owl must be more careful when he is sleeping. He has fallen from his nest, and with a bump he lands on the ground. Where is his mummy? With the earnest assistance of his new friend Squirrel, Little Owl sets off in search of her, and meets a sequence of other animals.
This picture book is based on the children's song "Today is Monday". Runner beans, zoooop, roast beef, fish, chicken and ice cream are the fare during the week, until Sunday, when the world's children are invited to come and share a meal. Animals introduce children to the days of the week.
The story of Max, who is so naughty when he wears his wolf suit that he's sent to bed without any supper. In the night, a fantastic world of forests and seas appears in Max's bedroom, and he sails away to the land where the Wild Things are and becomes their king.
Illus. in full color. An apple pie is easy to make...if the market is open. But if the market is closed, the world becomes your grocery store. This deliciously silly recipe for apple pie takes readers around the globe to gather ingredients. First hop a steamboat to Italy for the finest semolina wheat. Then hitch a ride to England and hijack a cow for the freshest possible milk. And, oh yes! Don't forget to go apple picking in Vermont! A simple recipe for apple pie is included.
Olivia est une petite cochonne très douée, surtout pour épuiser tout le monde, y compris elle-même. Découvrez Olivia dans son quotidien, entourée de ses parents, de son frère Ian et de Perry et Edwin le chat et le chien de la famille.
Entre essayage, bain de soleil, sieste et visite au musée, avec Olivia, pas le temps de s'ennuyer!
Join Mr Wolf in the kitchen as he gets into lots of trouble making pancakes in this funny, illustrated picture book from Jan Fearnley, perfect for pancake day or as a bedtime story all year round. Mr Wolf fancies some tasty pancakes but he doesn''t know how to make them! Asking his neighbours is of no use - they''re a mean and horrible lot who refuse to help. Poor Mr Wolf! He has to work it out all by himself. But what happens when those nasty neighbours want to help Mr Wolf eat his delicious pancakes? A brilliantly funny twist on well-loved fairytale classics such as The Three Little Pigs and Little Red Riding Hood, this children''s picture book is packed full of fun and humour and will have young readers howling with laughter. Perfect for cosying up to read at bedtime and great fun to read aloud, this is the perfect pancake day picture book for children aged 3 years and up. Look out for Mr Wolf''s other adventures: Mr Wolf and the Three Bears and Mr Wolf and the Enormous Turnip Praise for Mr Wolf''s Pancakes: ''Mr Wolf leads the pack ... one of the best picture books and destined to last and last.'' Times Education Supplement ''Brilliantly comic illustrations and perfect timing add up to a classic picture book.'' Sunday Telegraph
An interactive introduction to the basic body parts and body movements. Gorillas, elephants, camels and other animals invite all young readers to clap, stomp, wriggle and bend like they do!
A must-have bedtime book for all children, full of sleepy actions yawning, stretching, sighing and a simple Good night refrain. By the turn of the last page, readers will be felling very sleepy indeed.
My dad can wrestle with giants, eat like a horse, swim like a fish . . . Can yours?
A brilliant, humorous look at fatherhood from a child's point of view, from this multi-award-winning author/illustrator.
A tender and heart-warming new story from the world of The Storm Whale . Noi isnt at all sure about staying at Grandmas. Grandma boils seaweed for soup, and theres not much to do on the tiny island where she lives where the wind cuts in and the grass grows sideways . . . But thats before Noi gets swept up in the dramatic rescue that will mark the beginning of their touching new friendship.