Madeline truly needs no introduction. An enduring classic, Madeline continues to enchant readers more than seventy years after its first publication.
Nothing frightens Madelinenot tigers, not mice, not even getting sick. To Madeline, a trip to the hospital is a grand adventure.
"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines / Lived twelve little girls in two straight lines." Each Madeline book starts out with the same set of lines and goes on to tell of another of Madeline's crazy adventures - having an appendix taken out, being stolen by gypsies, dealing with the bratty boy next door, nearly drowning, or something else that sends Miss Clavel into a tizzy. The books are written in rhyming lines and accompanied by many cute illustrations. You'll want these classics for your children's bookshelves! Please see our website for a complete listing of
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