tag: girl

The Stinky Tribe

26 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
La Tribu qui pue, by Elise Gravel and Magali Le Huche Have you heard of the stinky tribe? They’re a little gang of dirty children who live with their animal friends in huts made of sticks. There’s Laurent, the tall redhead with his two foxes, Lucie with her braids and her grass snake and tiny […] Read more»

Waiting, Waiting…

14 octobre, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Je l’attends, je l’attends…, by Pef Alone in front of her mirror, a little girl muses: “Will I live happily ever after or will I be sad?” “Will my parents approve?” So many poignant questions, but the story doesn’t end as expected, with the arrival of a Prince Charming… Perhaps reading turns out to be […] Read more»

Muddy Princess

1 mai, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Princesse Caca, by Christophe Nicolas and illustrated by Anouk Ricard Princess is really pretty in her princess’ dress and hat. «You are so beautiful Princess; can I have a little kiss?» But Princess doesn’t look like she wants one. What she likes is playing mud merchant with Coco and eating tons of chocolate cake.. 32 pages […] Read more»

Hello, Animals

24 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Bonjour, les animaux, by Anne Crausaz “Hello cat. See you later dog. I can’t take you with me today, we’re going to the zoo.” Ducks, ostriches, chimpanzees, snakes and big cats appear across the double page spreads as the young narrator takes us on a visit to the zoo. She discovers the animals, marvels at them, […] Read more»

Little Treasure

2 avril, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Pétite Pépite, by Nada Matta An adult is looking for a dress, a game or a book to offer her little girl. Each time, she has to explain that she is not like other children. Nada Matta takes us, page by page, through questions and answers, to recognize this difference, encouraging us all to take the time […] Read more»

I Am The Jellyfish

31 mars, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Je suis la méduse, by Béatrice Fontanel, illustrated by Alexandra Huard A young jellyfish tells her story. One day, she meets a little girl, and she stings her by accident. The little girl’s father pulls the jellyfish out of the water and leaves her on the beach. At death’s door, the jellyfish is saved at the last minute by the little […] Read more»

Malala

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Hannele
For Girl’s Rights to an Education Malala pour le droit des filles à l’éducation, by Raphaële Frier and illustrated by Aurélia Fronty Malala, the 17- year-old Pakistani girl who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014, made a name for herself at the age of 11 for standing up to the Taliban when they tried to […] Read more»

Third Branch On The Left

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
Troisième branche à gauche, by Alexandra Pichard A little girl is waiting for her father. To pass the time, she plays with her cat. When it jumps up into a tree, she climbs up after it. The little girl goes from branch to branch looking for her cat, crossing astonishing landscapes inhabited by a cast of characters, all of them looking for […] Read more»

At The Office

9 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
Au Bureau, by Paul Martin and Guillaumit Sidonie has always longed for her mother to take her to work with her, but her mother has always said no. One day, when her mother is ill, Sidonie decides to go in her stead and finds out that ‘the office’ is far from boring. On each double-page spread of this book game, Sidonie visits […] Read more»

Spring-Cleaning At Stinkyland – The Adventures Of Dolores Wilson

8 octobre, 2015 Posted by Emilie
Ménage à Kipuland, by Mathis & Aurore Petit Today, Dolores is a garbage collector. Her mission is to empty the bins that no one took care of over for the past year, with the help of Oscar, her mutant snail. Unfortunately, further to a regrettable incident in Stinkyland, Dolores ends up to be married to a starving and greedy ogre, who […] Read more»