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Roca, François

Overview
Works: 99 works in 297 publications in 8 languages and 6,509 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Adapter, Composer, Draftsman
Classifications: BT302, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about François Roca
Publications by François Roca
Most widely held works by François Roca
The light of the world : the life of Jesus for children by Katherine Paterson( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Jesus, from his birth, through his years of ministry, to his death and resurrection
Twenty-one elephants and still standing by April Jones Prince( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Upon completion of the Brooklyn Bridge, P.T. Barnum and his twenty-one elephants parade across to prove to everyone that the bridge is safe
Soar, Elinor! by Tami Lewis Brown( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Elinor Smith, who first flew in a "flying machine" when she was six, earns her aviation license at the age of sixteen in 1928, and when male pilots and newspapermen mock her abilities, she performs the daring maneuver of flying under all four of New York City's East River bridges
Muhammad Ali : champion of the world by Jonah Winter( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in French and English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Provides a profile of this legendary and flamboyant boxer and the complicated life he led, from changing his religion and his name to dodging the draft during the Vietnam Era and fighting his way to regain a stripped title
The yellow train by Alistair Highet( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
A young boy takes an adventurous journey with his grandfather on the old train, recalling how it was used to explore and settle the Far West
The tree with eyes by Hubert Ben Kemoun( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Lionel begins to turn into a tree after eating seeds that Sam's uncle brought from the Amazon. Sam tries to bring him to the hospital, but when he puts Lionel next to the river for some water, Lionel becomes planted there and the tree grows around him. Sam and his uncle must get Lionel out of the tree
Louis Armstrong : jazz musician by Brendan January( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Explores the life and career of the jazz trumpeter who was nicknamed Satchmo
The serpent on my skin by Hubert Ben Kemoun( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Sam finds the Great Magic Cobra temporary tattoo in his cereal. Soon it becomes clear that the tattoo isn't ordinary. It leaves Sam's arm, and Sam must help it find freedom
The magic shop by H. G Wells( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A young boy and his father in London come across a mysterious magic shop. The proprietor eagerly shows them his magical merchandise. The father and son are impressed but disturbing things begin to happen. Are they looking at magic tricks or genuine magic?
Jésus Betz by Fred Bernard( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Jésus Betz écrit une lettre à sa mère où il raconte son histoire d'homme tronc à la mémoire d'éléphant et à la voix de soprano, en lui épargnant ses malheurs. Il finit par connaître le bonheur avec une acrobate muette
À la vie, à la ... by Marie-Sabine Roger( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Gravement malade, voire condamné, un gamin raconte ce qui lui arrive. Lorsque ça va mal, l'affreuse Vomille se manifeste. Lorsque tout va bien, Melchior Lescale, pirate sur la Mélopée dans les eaux de la mer Mouilleuse, l'entraîne en Loindicie. Lors des rechutes, l'enfant doit affronter les Toubibiatres, les Picurologues, etc. Finalement Melchior l'amène avec lui au-delà de l'horizon
La comédie des ogres by Fred Bernard( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Goya, Cézanne et Veermer, une famille d'ogres un peu artistes, vivent dans la forêt. Parce qu'il vient d'avoir sa 73e dent, Vermeer, ogrillon capricieux, réclame comme cadeau un enfant humain. Ses parents lui offrent Paul qui lui fait découvrir le bruit de la mer dans un coquillage. Accompagné de Paul, il part voir la mer. Sur la différence et les préjugés
Suzanne by Marie-Ange Guillaume( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
In haar houten vliegtuigje vliegt Suzanne de hele wereld over en ziet zo de meest fantastische landschappen. Prentenboek met grote, bijna surrealistische illustraties. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
Uma : la pequeña diosa by Fred Bernard( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The story of the Hindu goddess, Uma and the unique Bengali tradition of 18th century goddess worship. She was born among men, but nothing in the world could equal her grace and heavenly beauty
Jeanne et le Mokélé by Fred Bernard( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 55 libraries worldwide
En 1920, le père de Jeanne est un explorateur invétéré de l'Afrique qui filme toutes les trouvailles. Quand celui-ci disparaît, Jeanne se met à sa recherche et découvre un peuple, un continent et une nature à la fois hostile et fascinante
L'Homme-Bonsaï by Fred Bernard( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Lors d'un voyage en mer, Amédée est abandonné sur une île déserte et une graine lui tombe sur la tête. Le voilà qu'il se transforme peu à peu en arbre. Recueilli par des pirates chinois, il devient leur arme légendaire
L'Indien de la tour Eiffel by Fred Bernard( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Paris, printemps 1889. La tour de l'ingénieur et architecte Gustave Eiffel est achevée. Billy Powona n'a vécu que pour ça et pour la vie de La Garenne, celles du cabaret de la Bête à bon Dieu et de Montmartre et de ses peintres. Mais l'homme d'argent Nicéphore Palamas est de retour, prêt à tout pour avoir La Garenne
Soleil noir by Fred Bernard( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Album - conquête - Amérique latine - Espagne - amour
Le train jaune by Fred Bernard( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Billedbog om Theodor og hans bedstefar på en usædvanlig rejse med Det Gule Tog i fortidens, drømmenes og fantasiens verden
Ushi by Fred Bernard( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in French and German and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Un jeune Indien aveugle part vers le Nord. Tahca son raton laveur le guide dans sa quête. Il traverse les forêts et les montagnes à la recherche de l'Esprit de l'ours. Il rencontre l'orignal, l'aigle, le loup ... Le morse tente de l'écraser lorsque l'ours intervient. Il amène le garçon sur l'axe de rotation de la Terre. Les yeux d'Ushi s'ouvrent aux merveilles du monde. Un voyage initiatique classique avec ses épreuves et ses victoires. Les illustrations empreintes de spiritualité et de symbolisme sont très réussies. [SDM]
 
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Alternative Names
F ROCA
François Roca Frans illustrator
François Roca French illustrator
Roca, François 1971-
로카, 프랑수아 1971-
로카, 프랑스와 1971-
ロカ, フランソワ
Languages
French (72)
English (25)
Spanish (11)
Catalan (6)
German (5)
Italian (2)
Danish (1)
Dutch (1)
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