Adele & Simon (Chinese Edition) by Barbara McClintock
Adele & Simon (Chinese Edition)
Author: Barbara McClintock
Title: Adele & Simon (Chinese Edition)
ISBN10: 7532255778
ISBN13: 978-7532255771
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Shang Hai Ren Min Mei Shu (September 1, 2008)
Language: Chinese
Size pdf: 1488 kb
Size epub: 1826 kb
Rating: 3.5 ✪
Votes: 535
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Growing Up & Facts of Life
When Simon’s older sister, Adèle, picks him up from school, he has his hat and gloves and scarf and sweater, his coat and knapsack and books and crayons, and a drawing of a cat he made that morning. Adèle makes Simon promise to try not to lose anything. But as they make their way home, distractions cause Simon to leave something behind at every stop. What will they tell their mother?
 
Detailed pen-and-ink drawings – filled with soft watercolors – make a game of this unforgettable tour through the streets and scenes of early-twentieth-century Paris. Illustrated endpapers extend the fun by replicating a 1907 Baedeker map of Paris.  Adèle & Simon is a 2006 New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year and a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.