by Ludwig Bemelmans
The story of 12 little girls in two straight lines, the smallest one being Madeline, has delighted children for more than 70 years. Now the beloved Caldecott Honor Book is available in a sturdy board book format and a reduced size ideal for small hands. Full color.
Madeline Board Book
Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1962) (www.madeline.com), a painter, illustrator, and writer for both children and adults, originally published Madeline in 1939. It lives on today, along with Caldecott Medal winner Madeline's Rescue, as a seminal picture book in children's literature. Ludwig Bemelmans' grandson, John Bemelmans Marciano, carries on his grandfather's legacy and has written and illustrated four books about Madeline of his own, including Madeline and the Old House in Parisand Madeline at the White House.
Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers
Publish Date: January 2012
Page Count: 34
Reading Level: Ages 2-5
Dimensions: 8.2 x 6 x 0.7 inches
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