Item description for Madeline (Madeline) by Ludwig Bemelmans...
Overview Madeline, smallest and naughtiest of the twelve little charges of Miss Clavel, wakes up one night with an attack of appendicitis.
Publishers Description A Caldecott Honor Book Madeline truly needs no introduction. An enduring classic, Madeline continues to enchant readers more than seventy years after its first publication. Nothing frightens Madeline--not tigers, not mice, not even getting sick. To Madeline, a trip to the hospital is a grand adventure.
Citations And Professional Reviews Madeline (Madeline) by Ludwig Bemelmans has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2010 page 1211
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2006 page 812
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Studio: Viking Juvenile
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.98" Width: 8.5" Height: 0.23" Weight: 0.55 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2000
Publisher Viking Juvenile
Grade Level Grade 3
ISBN 014056439X ISBN13 9780140564396 UPC 051488006992
Availability 0 units.
More About Ludwig Bemelmans
Ludwig Bemelmans was a painter, illustrator, and writer for both children and adults. His Madeline book rank among the most honored children's book series. Madeline was named a Caldecott Honor Book, and the first of its five sequels, Madeline's Rescue, won the Caldecott Medal and was a New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year. Mr. Bemelmans died in 1962, after completing Madeline's Christmas. Visit penguin.com/madeline.
Ludwig Bemelmans lived in the state of New York. Ludwig Bemelmans was born in 1898 and died in 1962.
This classic book is great reading to children as soon as they can sit still enough to listen and look. A delightful, warm and imaginative story.
Wonderful book! Apr 14, 2008
My three year old daughter loves this book. After all these years it's still great--nothing beats a classic.
Madeline, Reissue of 1939 edition Jan 28, 2008
My six-year-old granddaughter loves this book. The only complaint is that the illness and hospital visit were frightening to her, but she enjoys hearing it over and over after the first shock. This is her third book in the series, and Madeline's antics are favorites for her.
a classic Jan 26, 2008
I purchased this used for under 3.00 for a hardback. It is a gorgeous book and will hold up well to my class of kindergartners. I also purchased the stuffed doll of Madeline character and will use the set as a take-home activity for parent-child interaction.
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans Jan 21, 2008
This book was a childhood favorite of mine. I purchased this book as a new baby gift to friends who recently had a little girl and had requested favorite childhood books as baby shower gifts. I am glad that the size has remained the same and the color of the illustrations is so wonderful. Who doesn't love Madeline? She represents every girl who is curious and refuses to go along with the crowd. She would rather exercise her independence and, by doing so, gains the respect and admiration of all who meet her.