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              Books by Timothee de Fombelle

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              Captain Rosalie

              Captain Rosalie (Hardback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Illustrated by Arsenault, Isabelle; Translated by Gordon, Sam

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              An evocative, beautifully imagined and heart-wrenching wartime story by celebrated author Timothee de Fombelle. In this astonishingly-drawn wartime story, a little girl called Rosalie is a captain on a very secret mission - a mission to learn how to read. Mother reads often to Ro...salie, especially when Father sends them letters from the front line describing the forest in the distance, the churned-up soil and the soldiers hiding in holes. But as Rosalie gets further along in her mission and begins to piece together the words in her father's letters, the truth about the consequences of war are finally and irrevocably revealed.
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              ISBN 9781406377101
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              40 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Book of Pearl

              The Book of Pearl (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Translated by Ardizzone, Sarah

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              An ode to the power of storytelling by one of France's greatest writers for children.

              ISBN 9781406364620
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2016
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Gramercy Park

              Gramercy Park (Hardback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Illustrated by Cailleaux, Christian

              • RRP: $38.00
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              What could possibly connect two solitary beings--a former Op ra de Paris dancer and an elusive man whom everyone fears? New York, 1954. On the roof of an apartment building, a young woman patiently tends to her beehives and seems to be longing for someone or some thing. In the bu...ilding across the street lives a kingpin of crime, isolated from the world, except for one mysterious weekly outing. They don't know each other, but they can see one another. Between them: the void, a police car, and a private fenced-in park under lock and key. Gramercy Park is one of those rare graphic novels that defies the obvious and clich d, allowing the reader the freedom to wander in this mysterious adventure and get lost in the poetic script of Timoth e de Fombelle and embrace the delicate drawings and muted colors of Christian Cailleaux. Nominated for a 2019 Angoul me Award.
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              ISBN 9781684055500
              Released NZ 8 Oct 2019
              Publisher Idea & Design Works
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Toby Alone
               

              Toby Alone (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Read by McGeagh, Stanley; Translated by Ardizzone, Sarah; Producer Starbuck, Nick

              • RRP: $34.99
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              An award winning adventure with a powerful ecological message set in a captivating miniature world. Toby is just one and a half millimetres tall, and he's the most wanted person in his world, the great oak Tree. When Toby's father makes a ground-breaking discovery, he realises th...at exploiting it could do damage to their world. Refusing to reveal the secret to an enraged community, Toby's parents have been imprisoned. Only Toby has managed to escape, but for how long?
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              ISBN 9781486243013
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2014
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Language (English)
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              254 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Toby and the Secrets of the Tree
               

              Toby and the Secrets of the Tree (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Read by McGeagh, Stanley; Translated by Ardizzone, Sarah; Producer Starbuck, Nick

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              The second and final part of the thrilling adventure of heroism and friendship in an unforgettable miniature world. Toby's world is under greater threat than ever before. Leo Blue, once Toby's best friend, now his worst enemy, is holding Elisha prisoner, hunting the Grass People ...with merciless force, capturing all who stand in his way, inflicting a life of poverty and fear. But returning after several years among the Grass People, Toby will fight back. And this time he's not alone. A resistance is forming ...
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              ISBN 9781486244287
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2014
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Language (English)
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              342 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Toby Alone

              Toby Alone (Paperback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Illustrated by Place, Francois; Translated by Ardizzone, Sarah

              • RRP: $21.99
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              Toby Lolness is just one and a half millimetres tall, and he's the most wanted person in his world, the great oak Tree. When Toby's father makes a ground-breaking discovery, tapping into the very heart of the Tree's energy, he also realises that exploiting it could do permanent d...amage to their world.
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              ISBN 9781406307269
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2009
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              104 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Saving Celeste
               

              Saving Celeste (Paperback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Translated by Ardizzone, Sarah

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              • Pub Date
                3 Nov 21

              In this incredibly moving and powerful story about climate change by one of France's greatest writers for children, the world is run by !ndustry and the only thing that matters is to buy, buy, buy. People live in crowded cities where cars are stacked vertically and shopping centr...es run miles into the sky. On the day Celeste starts school on the 110th floor of a tower block, she meets a lonely, young boy. The next day she doesn't return. Her blood has become as polluted as the seas and rivers. On a mission to save her, the boy battles the forces of !ndustry and takes her far, far away. Will the world realise the truth of Celeste's disease? Will there be time for her, and the planet, to recover?
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              ISBN 9781406397192
              Released NZ 3 Nov 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Captain Rosalie

              Captain Rosalie (Paperback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee; Illustrated by Arsenault, Isabelle; Translated by Gordon, Sam

              • RRP: $16.99
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              An evocative, beautifully imagined and heart-wrenching wartime story by celebrated author Timothee de Fombelle. In this astonishingly-drawn wartime story, perfect for fans of Michael Morpurgo, a little girl called Rosalie is a captain on a very secret mission - a mission to learn... how to read. Mother reads often to Rosalie, especially when Father sends them letters from the front line describing the forest in the distance, the churned-up soil and the soldiers hiding in holes. But as Rosalie gets further along in her mission and begins to piece together the words in her father's letters, the truth about the consequences of war are finally and irrevocably revealed.
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              ISBN 9781406386806
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              432 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Vango: Between Sky and Earth
               

              Vango: Between Sky and Earth (Paperback)

              By de Fombelle, Timothee

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              Raised by a strange nanny in Sicily, Vango grows up with one friend, a priest Zefiro, who lives in a monastery hidden from sight. On reaching adulthood, Vango decides to follow in Zefiro's steps, but at the moment he is taking his holy orders at Notre Dame in Paris, he is falsely... accused of a crime and has to go on the run.
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              ISBN 9781406330922
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2014
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Availability
              2 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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