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The Incredibles

14 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Les Incroyables !, by David Melbeck and Aurélien Cantou If one is asking about pounds or the waterholes, you’ll be thinking about a still stretch of water, rather calm and boring. BUT, in fact, incredible things are happening here. Should you be a fan of science-fiction, detective stories, drama, or show-biz, glitters and red carpets… discover […] Read more»

Nature Crib Sheets

2 mai, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Antisèches nature, by François Lassere, Candice Hayat, David Melbeck, Jampur Fraize Why haven’t birds got teeth? Do animals have bogeys too? Why is snow white? Does the female praying mantis really eat the male? Why are leaves green? Children ask so many questions! Answering them can be a challenge for parents, grandparents, teachers and those […] Read more»

Nature Express

3 avril, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Minute Nature, by Julien Perrot A plant with carnivorous seeds, a moorhen that’s not a hen, a doting dad blackbird, aliens that jump around in dead leaves… nature is full of surprises! With his usual enthusiasm, the editor of La Salamandre magazine invites you on a weekly discovery tour of your local surroundings to find […] Read more»

Games For All Four Seasons

26 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Jeux des quatre saisons, by Petite Salamandre and illustrated by Laurence Jammens and Marc Clamens Learn to read, write, count and have fun while finding out about nature. Mazes, word searches, riddles, seek and find, memory games, colouring… no chance of getting bored. Magical moments for the family to share all year round! 36 pages, […] Read more»

WHY ?

2 avril, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Pourkoâ ? by Mei Mitsuki Why are there ants? Yes, why? Frog is always asking questions, just like her young readers. When she asks ‘Why are there …?’ adults and children alike will want to open the book and find out more. She keeps us guessing until the last page, when we find out exactly what she’s asking, and get […] Read more»

The Bird

31 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
L’Oiseau, by Ingrid Chabbert, illustrated by Sabine Cazassus A story of friendship to inspire children to love forest creatures. What happens when a child and a bird find themselves nose to beak in a pocket-sized patch of forest? They move closer, quietly watch one another, then open their hearts. Soon the forest becomes the new friends’ favourite playground. A first book about nature […] Read more»

Little Nature Stories

31 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Petites Histoires Naturelles, by Pascale Hédelin, Nicolas Duffaut, Émilie Vanvolsem, Laurence Jammes and Marc Clamens Follow these animal characters and discover the natural world. The Little Nature Stories take young readers on exciting adventures in the natural world and help them find out about themselves too. Children will recognise events from their day-to-day lives, learn valuable lessons about growing Read more»

Fairytale Plant Collections

31 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Les Herbiers, by By Laurent Audouin, Yannick Fourié, Delphine Boudou, Audrey Caron and Lionel Hignard Find out about the plants your favourite characters gathered on their adventures. Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack, Tom Thumb and Snow White each share their favourite ingredients to make beautiful plant collections for readers to add to and discover the secrets of plants. There are lots of [… Read more»

Nature Tales

31 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Les Contes nature, by Pascale Hédelin, Crescence Bouvarel, Ursula Bucher, Nicolas Duffaut, Vanessa Gautier, Ambroise Héritier and Dominique Mertens Fairy tales, detective stories and fables starring animals and plants. In this book, grasshoppers and lizards are friends, shrimps hoard treasure and blue tits conduct investigations. These stories will fire children’s imaginations but also convey messages about Read more»

Family Fun Nature

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Hannele
La nature en famille, by Patrick Luneau A new collection of outdoor activities for families. Parents, grandparents, teachers and play leaders will find these books a treasure trove of practical ideas for teaching children about nature and helping them to develop their observation skills. Awareness and fun for all ages! Each book begins with a […] Read more»