tag: fear

My Prehistoric Friend

24 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Mon ami préhistorique, by Karim Ressouni-Demigneux, illustrated by Chloé Fraser Antonin dreads everything: talking to other people, opening a door or even opening a book. Anything new paralyses him with fear. But his lively imagination gives him a way out of this vicious spiral. A “prehistoric friend” visible only to him will make him face up to […] Read more»

The Forest Between the Two

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
La Forêt entre les deux, by Mélanie Rutten This book is, the third volume of the trilogy, which began with L’ombre de chacun (The Rabbit and the Shadow) and La source des jours. Here the soldier is the main narrator but all the other characters are present. It is the story of a soldier who is angry with everyone and everything, because everyone else is […] Read more»

Panic In Bogey Village

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
Panique au village des crottes de nez !, Mrzyk and Moriceau In Bogey Village, the Loulou family (Henri, Josiane and their children Mimosa, Tina and Bernard) live in a pretty nose house. Everything’s fine until one day a giant finger removes Papy-Boulette’s entire family and destroys his house. Panic sets in and the Loulou family decide to move to a place […] Read more»

First Day

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
Premier matin, by Fleur Oury Today’s the first day back at school after the holidays, and Little Bear doesn’t want to get up − Little Bear’s scared. What if he forgets his school bag? What if he gets into trouble? What if he falls out with all his friends? On the way to school, Big Bear reassures Little Bear as they walk through […] Read more»

The Invisible Forest

5 mai, 2015 Posted by Stéphanie
La Forêt Invisible, by Julia Woignier An army of explorers, all armed and equipped, is walking deep into a strange forest. It all seems peaceful but soon, strange noises can be heard… and colorful monsters pop out from the white of the page. A fight occurs, but the survivors will pay dearly for their victory. […] Read more»

The Unfettered

5 mai, 2015 Posted by Stéphanie
Les Sauvages, by Mélanie Rutten Two wooden houses separated by a field. In the dark, two figures pick their way through the long grass to the edge of the river. In silence, they climb onto the raft. This book tells the story of a night-time adventure: a boy and a girl decide to go and […] Read more»

The Flying Kid

22 septembre, 2014 Posted by Hannele
L’enfant volant, by Clotilde Perrin Sometimes one feel hopeless…then a sudden gust of wind teaches you to fly high in the sky! After braving big dark clouds and meeting little multi-coloured people, you can fly back home with new confidence and courage. A new series by Clotilde Perrin. A series of pocket-sized books that are easy to hold […] Read more»

The Miniature Kid

22 septembre, 2014 Posted by Hannele
L’enfant minuscule, by Clotilde Perrin The arrival of a new baby brother or sister doesn’t mean parents have to forget the older kids! But what if it was a chance to become teeny tiny yourself? What fun it would be to be a miniature kid! A new series by Clotilde Perrin. A series of pocket-sized books that […] Read more»

Super Billy and the Spider

27 mai, 2014 Posted by Emilie
Super Billy et l’araignée, by Séma Billy is a sweet little dog. Dreamy and inventive, he is also a bit fearful and dreads the world around him. Today, Billy finds a spider when playing in his garden and the animal makes him very uncomfortable. But when he puts on his mask and his cape, nothing […] Read more»

The Glow-in-the-Dark Kid

17 avril, 2014 Posted by Emilie
L’Enfant Lumineux, by Clotilde Perrin When all the other children are falling asleep, the Glow-in-the-Dark kid presses his nose and his whole body lights up! He goes straight out into the night – of course, luminous kids aren’t afraid of the dark – and insects swarm to celebrate his arrival. But along comes the Night Watchman, who puts out all lights. The Glow-in-the-Dark kid snatches […] Read more»