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Place, François

Overview
Works: 277 works in 802 publications in 13 languages and 8,846 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  History  Horror fiction  Sea stories  Short stories  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Publishing director, Honoree, Artist
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
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Publications about François Place
Publications by François Place
Most widely held works about François Place
 
Most widely held works by François Place
Toby alone by Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,006 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?
The last giants by François Place( Book )
52 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 602 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 )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 555 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
Toby and the secrets of the tree by Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 549 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 old man mad about drawing : a tale of Hokusai by François Place( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 522 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 )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 510 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
Meeting Cézanne by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 442 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
Living in Ancient Rome by Odile Bombarde( Book )
47 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Describes, in text and illustrations, various aspects of day-to-day life in ancient Rome
The wreck of the Zanzibar by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 354 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
Tales of a lost kingdom : a journey into Northwest Pakistan by Érik L'Homme( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and English and held by 236 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
War horse by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 210 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
De ogen van Elisha by Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 151 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 Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Dutch and French and held by 148 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-François Chabas( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and held by 105 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
Kensuke's kingdom by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in French and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Roman - récit de voyage - île - amitié
War horse by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Joey the horse recalls his experiences growing up on an English farm, his struggle for survival as a cavalry horse during World War I, and his reunion with his beloved master
Du pays des Amazones aux îles Indigo : atlas des géographes d'Orbae by François Place( Book )
8 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 93 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
Jin yin dao by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
When a boy and his mother discover a treasure map among the personal effects of a deceased border who owed them money, the youth finds himself launched on a dangerous adventure with pirates
Grand Ours by François Place( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in French and German and held by 82 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 ... Une exploitation pédagogique de cet album est disponible dans ''Guide de lecture François Place'' Casterman
Du pays de Jade à l'île Quinookta by François Place( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in French and German and held by 76 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
De Fombelle, Timothée
François Place French illustrator and writer
François Place French writer
Place, François, 1957-
Plass, Fransuā 1957-
פלס, פרנסואה
플라스, 프랑수아 1957-
プラス, フランソワ
Languages
French (107)
English (53)
German (35)
Spanish (19)
Chinese (13)
Italian (11)
Dutch (5)
Latin (3)
Catalan (3)
Japanese (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Korean (1)
Portuguese (1)
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