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May 01, 2000
| ISBN 9780140564396
| 3-7 years
Sep 30, 1958
| ISBN 9780670445806
| 3-7 years
Jan 05, 2012
| 2-5 years
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May 01, 2000 | ISBN 9780140564396 | 3-7 years
Sep 30, 1958 | ISBN 9780670445806 | 3-7 years
Jan 05, 2012 | ISBN 9780670014071 | 2-5 years
“In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived twelve little girls in two straight lines the smallest one was Madeline.” Nothing frightens Madeline—not tigers, not even mice. With its endearing, courageous heroine, cheerful humor, and wonderful, whimsical drawings of Paris, the Madeline stories are true classics that continue to charm readers, even after 75 years! Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1962) was the author of the beloved Madeline books, including Madeline, a Caldecott Honor Book, and Madeline’s Rescue, winner of the Caldecott Medal.
Rediscover Madeline, now available in board book format The story of twelve little girls in two straight lines, the smallest one being Madeline, has delighted children for more than seventy years. Now the beloved Caldecott Honor Book is available in a sturdy board book format and a reduced size perfect for small hands. While the text is slightly abridged, none of the charm of the original book is lost as a new format brings this classic title to a younger audience.
Ludwig Bemelmans was a painter, illustrator, and writer for both children and adults. A world traveler, he spent most of his time in New York City or Paris. The original inspiration for Madeline was the result of his bicycle accident on an… More about Ludwig Bemelmans
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