Author: Ludwig Bemelmans
Publisher: Viking Press; Paperback Picture book
Ages: 3 - 7
A Learning Language Arts Through Literature book: Yellow Book (third grade)
"In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines." So begins one of the most treasured picture books of all time about a precocious little girl named Madeline, in the care of Miss Clavel. Her adventures are fun, hilarious, and not to be missed. Don't miss the other Madeline books: Madeline's Rescue, Madeline and the Bad Hat, Madeline and the Gypsies, Madeline in London, and Madeline's Christmas.