Madeline"s Ghost
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Published by Recorded Books Inc .
Written in

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The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8151369M
ISBN 100788709321
ISBN 109780788709326

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Madeline is a book series, part of the Madeline media franchise, originally created by Ludwig series follows the daily adventures of Madeline, a 7-year-old girl attending a boarding school in Paris with eleven other girls, under the care of their teacher, Miss : Ludwig Bemelmans and John Bemelmans .   The book is about an old house in Paris that was covered with vines where lived twelve little girls in two straight lines. The book follows the daily adventures of Madeline, a 7-year-old girl attending a boarding school in Paris with eleven other girls, under the care of their teacher, Miss Clavel. The book consists of drawings including of /5(37). Madeline is a media franchise that originated as a series of children's books written and illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans, an Austrian-American author. The books have been adapted into numerous formats, spawning telefilms, television series and a live action feature film. The adaptations are famous for the closing line, a famous phrase Ethel Barrymore used to rebuff curtain calls, "That's all Book(s): See Madeline (book series). Madeline is the first book created by Ludwig Bemelmans for his Madeline series and has won the Caldecott Honor Book Award. This book basically details Madelines earliest adventures from standing up bravely to a ferioucious tiger to having a bad case of appendicitis/5.

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