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Place, François

Overview
Works: 250 works in 741 publications in 16 languages and 8,596 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Graphic novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diary fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Interviewee, Publishing director, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Honoree
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 )
24 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 920 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?
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 569 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 )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 568 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 536 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
Meeting Cézanne by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 437 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 )
46 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Describes, in text and illustrations, various aspects of day-to-day life in ancient Rome
The last giants by François Place( Book )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 416 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
The wreck of the Zanzibar by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 370 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
Toby alone by Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
This book presents an awards-laden adventure of heroism, friendship and survival - with a powerful ecological message - set in a captivating miniature world. Toby Lolness is just one and a half millimetres tall, and he's the most wanted person in his world, the great oak Tree. When Toby's father makes a ground-breaking discovery, tapping into the very heart of the Tree's energy, he also realises that exploiting it could do permanent damage to their world. Refusing to reveal the secret of his invention to an enraged community, the family is exiled. But one man is determined to get hold of the forbidden knowledge ... and his plan is to destroy the Tree. Now Toby's parents have been imprisoned and sentenced to death. Only Toby has managed to escape, but for how long?
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 241 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 )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 203 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
Op de vlucht by Timothée de Fombelle( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 159 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 )
11 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 94 libraries worldwide
Roman - récit de voyage - île - amitié
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
War horse by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Le livre de la découverte du monde by Bernard Planche( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
De la guerre de Troie à la conquête de l'Ouest, les grandes pages de l'histoire des conquêtes, les portraits des grands hommes
 
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Alternative Names
De Fombelle, Timothée.
François Place French illustrator and writer
Place, Francois 1957-
Plass, Fransuā 1957-
플라스, 프랑수아 1957-
プラス, フランソワ
Languages
French (83)
English (42)
German (37)
Spanish (18)
Italian (7)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (4)
Vietnamese (3)
Catalan (3)
Latin (3)
Hungarian (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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