tag: sea

The Bungalow’s Gravel Who Dreamt About The Sea

3 avril, 2017 Posted by Emilie
Le gravillon de pavillon qui voulait voir la mer, by Claire Schvartz Dany is a piece of gravel, but watch out, not any kind of gravel, a bungalow gravel! All day long, he is trampled by feet, wheels or worse… garbage bins. Until one day, a cute sea pebble named Launay shows up at the […] Read more»

I Am The Jellyfish

26 octobre, 2016 Posted by Emilie
Je suis la méduse, by Béatrice Fontanel and 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 […] 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»

The ABC of Sailors

11 mai, 2015 Posted by Stéphanie
L’ABC du Marin, by Virginie Morgand A breath of fresh air! Is it possible to add yet another alphabet book to a genre that has been revisited so many times? Virginie Morgand has chosen a sea voyage. From A for Anchor to be raised, B for Buoy we see disappearing in the distance, and C […] Read more»

Loti’s Journey

17 avril, 2014 Posted by Emilie
Le Voyage de Loti, by Janik Coat Loti, the little dotted fish, leaves his cave to travel across the ocean. He braves all sorts of dangers to find a companion with whom he will enjoy discovering the beauty and diversity of the underwater world. This little book offers the reader a seabed adventure in shades of blue, to discover coral reefs […] Read more»

Waves

14 avril, 2014 Posted by Emilie
Des Vagues, by Isabelle Simler Getting into the waves, lying there, letting go and dream. Wondering about these plants and seaweeds, corals and reefs, and the light of the ocean on them. And then floating up to the surface, on the back of a humpback whale, and be reborn to the world. A daydream filled with infinite poetry and aquatic softness. Hardcover picture book, 48 pages, […] Read more»

Surf, Skate & Snow

16 janvier, 2014 Posted by Hannele
Surf, skate et snow, by Christophe Perez Both a reference book and a coffee table book, this title rich with photographs tracks the world of skateboard from its origins in surfing. It explains the influence on music, art and design and details new practices like snowboard. It shows with a series of portraits how the […] Read more»

Mother Whale's Soup

18 janvier, 2013 Posted by Catherine
La Soupe de maman baleine, by Yana Lee All that we know about Mother Whale’s soup is that it contains leeks and one special ingredient. It’s the best in the world! The whale calves grow up, become adults and have children of their own, which they, in turn, raise with this recipe of love. In Yana […] Read more»