Books in French

Brice et Boris sauvent la planete

One day Brice finds a  toilet plunger. Boris finds a vacuum cleaner hose. They pretend they are weapons to fight the evil Zurhgs, Unfortunately sweet boys don't shoot, according to their mother and she takes their weapons away. Brice and Boris try to retrieve their weapons. But then real Zurghs land, wanting also to steal the weapons...

Illustraties: Kees de Boer
Uitgeverij: Bayard

Originele titel: Bert en Bart redden de wereld (2013) (Lemniscaat, 0)

Diego le Dompteur

Diego's father is afraid of animals. But Diego has a plan. He gets a polar bear from the pet shop in town and tames it. Next day there is big white chair in the house...

Illustraties: Philip Hopman
Uitgeverij: Sarbacane

Originele titel: Temmer Tom (2010) (Lemniscaat, 0)

Je sais m'habiller tout seul

'I may be small,' Little Tony said. 'But I can put on my favourite jumper all by myself.'

Little Tony would love to grow taller, but somehow this doesnt happen. Luckily he can put on his favourite jumper all by himself. Then one day the jumper doesnt seem to fit at all. This makes Tony very angry...

Illustraties: Gerdien van der Linden
Uitgeverij: Kaleidoscope

Originele titel: De Lievelingstrui (Lemniscaat, 0)

The Favourite Jumper appeared in 5 languages and recieved Flying Colours from the jury which annually selects the best Dutch childrens books.

L'excursion

'School is fun,' Davids mother said. 'There are children to play with. And sometimes the whole school goes on a school trip.'

David has to go to school for the first time and he is scared. So intstead of going to school, he builds a school, just for himself. The next day he puts wheels underneath his school. Then he goes on a school trip with the whole school...

Illustraties: Philip Hopman
Uitgeverij: Mijade

Originele titel: Het Schoolreisje (Lemniscaat, 0)

The school trip has been published in 5 languages.

Les 22 Orphelins

'Elephants are strong and sturdy,' said the headmistress. 'But children are no elephants!'

22 Orphans live in an orphanage and get up to all sorts of wild tricks. One day a headmistress arrives. She puts the orphans to bed, so they can't cause accidents.Then one morning the orphans have all disappeared. But strangely enough, there is an elephant in the dormitory...

Illustraties: Philip Hopman
Uitgeverij: Mijade

Originele titel: 22 Wezen (Lemniscaat, 0)

22 Orphans appeared in 10 languages. It had been awarded the Dutch 'Silver Brush' for the illustrations.

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