Under the Umbrella

byCatherine BuquetIllustratorMarion ArbonaTranslated byErin Woods

Hardcover | March 1, 2017

Under the Umbrella by Catherine Buquet
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The weather has never been worse. The man with the stormy heart is soaked and he's going to be late! His mood is as black as the sky. Outside a nearby patisserie, a little boy stands under the shelter of its awning, gazing at the beautiful treats on display. When the wind snatches the man's umbrella and drops it at the child's feet, can this hasty curmudgeon slow down long enough for an unlikely friendship to blossom? Catherine Buquet's touching debut in lyrical rhyme, accompanied by Marion Arbona's bold and stylish illustrations, celebrates intergenerational friendship and the magic of sharing. It also reminds children and adults alike that bright moments can be found on even the gloomiest of days.
Catherine Buquet has never forgotten the books that mesmerized her as a child. After completing her studies in Modern Literature and teaching for several years, she began writing stories for children, and is now a full-time writer. Catherine has read countless stories: at bedtime and during the day, at university, to her students, and ...
Title:Under the UmbrellaFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 11.1 X 8.6 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 11.1 X 8.6 X 0.5 inPublished:March 1, 2017Publisher:Pajama Press Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1772780162

ISBN - 13:9781772780161

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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