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Nicholas

Author: Goscinny; Sempé; Anthea Bell
Publisher: New York : Phaidon Press, ©2005.
Series: Nicholas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nicholas is the first of five books that bring to life the day to day adventures of a young school boy - amusing, endearing and always in trouble. An only child, Nicholas, appears older at school than he does as home and his touchingly naive reaction to situations, cut through the preconceptions of adults and result in a formidable sequence of escapades" -- publisher website (June 2007).
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Goscinny; Sempé; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 0714845299 9780714845296 0714844829 9780714844824
OCLC Number: 964430579
Description: 126 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: A photograph to treasure --
Playing cowboys --
Old spuds --
A game of soccer --
The inspector --
Rex --
Jocky --
A bunch of flowers --
Our report cards --
Louise --
The senator's visit --
The cigar --
Hop o' my thumb --
The bike --
I am sick --
Having fun --
Playing with Cuthbert --
Mr. Bainbridge and the fine weather --
Running away from home.
Series Title: Nicholas.
Responsibility: Rene Goscinny & Jean-Jacques Sempe ; translated by Anthea Bell.

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'Lovable, naive and very French, Nicholas is timeless.' The Guardian 'illustrated with diabolic humour by Jean Jacques Sempe ... a series of subversive stories about a little French boy which has Read more...

 
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