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Lafrance, Marie

Overview
Works: 83 works in 177 publications in 3 languages and 5,958 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.D285526, 813.54
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Publications about Marie Lafrance
Publications by Marie Lafrance
Most widely held works by Marie Lafrance
A hen for Izzy Pippik by Aubrey Davis( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in French and English and held by 966 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a traditional folktale, in which Shaina finds Izzy Pippik's hen and decides to care for the animal until its owner comes to get it, but after dozens of eggs begin to hatch and the chicks run amok throughout the town, Shaina will have to fight to protect the birds
The firehouse light by Janet Nolan( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
The true story of a light bulb in a firehouse located in Livermore, California, that has stayed lit for more than one hundred years
Who likes the snow? by Etta Kaner( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Foldout pages reveal answers to questions about the snow, such as why it snows and why snow is white
Who likes the wind? by Etta Kaner( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
With a wonderful sense of movement and color, this unique book invites children to explore their world with delight and curiosity. Young readers will open the flaps to find the science of wind and related topics clearly explained. Inside, they will discover why the wind blows, how leaves are blown from trees, what happens when the wind blows a seed far away and much more
Who likes the rain? by Etta Kaner( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 420 libraries worldwide
"Rain--it makes puddles for jumping in, helps birds to clean their feathers and brings out snails and worms. But what is rain? And how does it transform the world around us?..."--Cover back
The Tweedles go electric by Monica Kulling( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Feeling less than enthusiastic when her eccentric family buys an electric car, avid reader Frances endures taunts by owners of gas-fueled vehicles before driving an injured neighbor to the hospital, an adventure that changes her mind about automobile travel
Who likes the sun? by Etta Kaner( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Fold-out pages reveal answers to questions about the sun, such as the causes of rainbows and shadows, and why water sparkles
A wizard in love by Mireille Levert( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Hector, a retired wizard, lives happily and quietly with his cat, Poison, in a dilapidated house at the edge of the forest, until a noisy new neighbor moves into the abandoned house across the road, and things are never the same again
Mind me good now! by Lynette Comissiong( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and French and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A long time ago Dalby and Tina lived on a Caribbean island with their mama Nettie, who warned them never to cross the bridge
Bunny the brave war horse : based on a true story by Elizabeth MacLeod( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
"With a name like Bunny, the long-eared horse doesn't seem like an obvious choice to ship off to war. But through burning gas attacks, miserable weather and ever-present cross fire, Bunny proves himself invaluable, especially to the men who ride him. This is a heartwarming story of a World War I war horse who was as brave and strong as any soldier. Important historical context is provided in the end matter, and all historical details have been vetted for accuracy by expert reviewers"--Provided by publisher
The Miss Meow pageant by Richardo Keens-Douglas( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Henrietta Jones chooses to enter an oddly colored calico cat in a beauty pageant
La diablesse and the baby : a Caribbean folktale by Richardo Keens-Douglas( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
La Diablesse, the woman with one foot and one hoof, who steals babies, comes to a country house with a new baby, but Granny could be too wise for her
The first gift by A. S Gadot( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
As a boy tells about the first gift his parents gave him, his name, he identifies someone else who had the same name, recalls how names came to be, and lists different names one person might be called. Includes facts about Jewish naming customs
The long journey of Mister Poop = el gran viaje del Señor Caca by Angèle Delaunois( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The wolf explains to the little girl how the digestive system works
The Tweedles go online by Monica Kulling( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
When their neighbors the Hamms announce that they've "gone online" by buying a telephone, Mama excitedly follows suit. But will the lure of the telephone be too much of a distraction for this sweetly old-fashioned family? Fresh from their adventure with their new electric car, Mama decides that the family needs a telephone to keep up with the changing times, and daughter Frances could not be more thrilled. But not all the Tweedles are convinced. Son Francis only has eyes for the family's car, and Papa worries about the family's privacy. Once the phone is installed in the family's home, they can hardly believe the noise it makes! But Frances takes a shine to the telephone immediately, and her enthusiasm for the new device threatens to keep the whole family up at night. Will the Tweedles ever be able to go offline again? This clever companion to The Tweedles Go Electric gently pokes fun at our modern addiction to technology, while further endearing readers to the sweetly odd Tweedles family
The little blue doggy by Lionel Daunais( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A song about a stuffed toy dog is the featured tale in this book. Lyrics for the other songs are also included, and the illustrated story is included on the CD as a PDF file
The princess and the giant : a tale from Scotland by Suzanne I Barchers( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
After the king dies, the queen and her three daughters must leave the castle and work hard to survive. However, when a giant steals from their garden and then kidnaps the daughters, one of the captured princesses must use ingenuity and perseverance to help them escape. Includes special educational sections: Words to know, What do you think?, and About Scotland
Nanny-Mac's cat by Anne Louise MacDonald( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Il faut trouver un foyer pour le chat de Mamie Laure. Coralie est bien inquiète car elle connaît les caprices du chat. Un gros homme l'a adopté. Coralie est allée vérifier et l'animal semble être entre bonnes mains
Le grand voyage de monsieur Caca by Angèle Delaunois( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and Spanish and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Les diverses étapes de la digestion expliquées de manière concise, avec précision; des illustrations et des commentaires humoristiques accompagnent les explications. [SDM]
La diablesse et le bébé : un conte traditionnel des Caraïbes by Richardo Keens-Douglas( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Un excellent mariage du texte et de l'image
 
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English (42)
French (25)
Spanish (2)
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