Train de nuit
Publisher:L’Étagère du bas
21,5 x 25,5 - 15€
The train speeds through the night, Zélie is wide awake. To counter boredom, she looks around and listens to the rhythmic sound of the wheels on the tracks. Suddenly, a distant melody urges her to get up and leads her to the dining car… What incredible sight will the child discover?
Key words: train, night, animals, music, dream
-The train is a theme that never cease to nourish the imagination of children and, coupled with that of the night, they become the ideal ingredients for a tasty and magical story !
-Karine Guiton’s writing is fine, melodious and with a lot of details of her text, in order to immerse the reader as close as possible to the incredible experience lived by Zélie, the heroine of the story.
-Watercolor and Indian ink illustratrions full of softness by Clémence Monnet who works with shadows and lights to perfection: an essential aspect for this album which takes place in the middle of the night.
Publication: January 2024