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Place, François

Overview
Works: 255 works in 730 publications in 12 languages and 8,702 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  History  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Sea stories  Drama  Domestic fiction  Horror tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Narrator, Interviewee, Publishing director, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Artist
Classifications: PR5486, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about François Place
 
Most widely held works by François Place
Toby alone by Timothe de Fombelle( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toby Lolness may be just one and a half millimeters tall, but he's the most wanted person in his world, the world of the great oak Tree. Toby's father has made a groundbreaking discovery: the Tree itself is alive, lowing with vital energy, and there may even be a world beyond it. Greedy developers itch to exploit this forbidden knowledge, risking permanent damage to their natural world. But Toby's father has refused to reveal his findings, causing the family to be exiled to the lower branches. Only Toby has managed to escape, but for how long? And how can he bear to leave his parents to their terrible fate?
Toby and the secrets of the tree by Timothe de Fombelle( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Toby's tiny world is under greater threat than ever as Leo Blue holds Elisha prisoner while hunting the Grass People and anyone who stands in the way of his devastating plans for the oak Tree in which they all live, but this time Toby is not alone
The last giants by Franois Place( Book )

39 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English explorer Archibald Leopold Ruthmore discovers a fascinating human tooth. The tooth is so large it must belong to a giant. He seeks them out in their remote mountain kingdom
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Chinese and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
The old man mad about drawing : a tale of Hokusai by Franois Place( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tojiro, a young seller of rice cakes in the Japanese capital of Edo, later known as Tokyo, is amazed to discover that the grumpy and shabby old man who buys his cakes is a famous artist renowned for his sketches, prints, and paintings of flowers, animals, and landscapes
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other famous tales by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows Dr. Jekyll, by day a respectable doctor, who by night roams the back alleys of London as a monstrous criminal
Living in Ancient Rome by Odile Bombarde( Book )

45 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and illustrations, various aspects of day-to-day life in ancient Rome
Meeting Cézanne by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yannick feels like he is in heaven when he spends a month with his aunt and uncle at their inn in the South of France, until he accidentally destroys a precious drawing left behind by a famous customer
The wreck of the Zanzibar by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1907, fourteen-year-old Laura, living with her family on one of the stormy Isles of Scilly, records in her diary how her dream of participating in a shipwreck rescue is finally realized
War horse by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and French and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'War Horse' is the story of Joey, a thoroughbred horse, and how he is forced into the thick of the harrowing, poorly-led battles of the First World War
Tales of a lost kingdom : a journey into Northwest Pakistan by Erik L'Homme( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three authentic folktales from the ancient kingdom of Chitral at the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Includes a travelogue with photographs, illustrations, and a map
De ogen van Elisha by Timothe de Fombelle( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobie (15), 1,5 millimeter groot, probeert zijn ouders en het Grasvolk te redden. Zij moeten voor Jo Mitch een krater graven die hun boom vernietigt. Zou Tobie in de boom nog vrienden hebben die hem kunnen helpen? Vanaf ca. 10 jaar
Op de vlucht by Timothe de Fombelle( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobie (13) woont met zijn ouders in een reuzeneik. Hij is niet groter dan 1,5 millimeter. Zijn vader doet een spectaculaire uitvinding, maar wil deze niet afgeven. Dan moet Tobie vluchten voor zijn volk. Vanaf ca. 10 jaar
Trèfle d'Or by Jean-Franois Chabas( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le vieil Irlandais émigré, Patrick O'Donnel, a bâti sa fortune aux Etats-Unis. Comme beaucoup dans le Sud, il est raciste. C'est pourtant, Leroy Moor, un Noir, qui parvient à faire ce qu'aucun Blanc n'a réussi à accomplir : dompter Trèfle d'or, l'étalon le plus intraitable de l'écurie O'Donnel. Naît alors une relation étrange entre le rejeton d'esclaves et le vieux propriétaire
Du pays des Amazones aux îles Indigo : atlas des géographes d'Orbae by Franois Place( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of the alphabet create the imaginary landscape for this atlas. It is a carefully crafted collection of sequenced texts and images in the tradition of expeditions, travel stories and adventures. This is the first of 3 volumes and covers letters A through I
Kensuke's kingdom by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in French and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman - récit de voyage - île - amitié
Du pays de Jade à l'île Quinookta by Franois Place( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in French and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand Ours by Franois Place( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in French and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au temps des marche-debout, Kaor est protégé par Grand Ours, son esprit tutélaire. Lors d'une chasse aux têtes-boisées, il croise le regard de Tanda, la femelle dirigeant le troupeau, qui lui interdit par un sort de les tuer. Furieux, Traho, son oncle, le défie de chasser un ours. Kaor est blessé à une jambe et Grand Ours lui envoie le vieux sage Frân, et Thia, une jeune fille
De la rivière Rouge au pays des Zizotls by Franois Place( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troisième tome des explorations patientes et imaginaires de François Place, en neuf nouvelles étapes
La fille des batailles by Franois Place( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Album - dix-septième siècle - France - femme - destin
 
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Toby alone
Alternative Names
De Fombelle, Timothe.

Franois Place French writer

Place, Francois 1957-

Plass, Fransuā 1957-

プラス, フランソワ

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Toby and the secrets of the treeThe last giantsTreasure IslandThe old man mad about drawing : a tale of HokusaiThe strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other famous talesThe wreck of the ZanzibarWar horseTales of a lost kingdom : a journey into Northwest Pakistan