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Madeline's Rescue

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 1,020 Ratings and 75 Reviews

Book Description
It took Ludwig Bemelmans years to think of Madeline's next adventure after the 1939 original Madeline, but he did it, and the result was Madeline's Rescue, winner of the 1954 Caldecott Medal. One day on a walk through Paris (a "twelve little girls in two straight lines" kind of walk), Madeline slips and falls off a bridge right into the Seine. Everyone feared she would be dead, "But for a dog / Th... More
Book Information
PublisherLive Oak Media
BindingPaperback (69 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-101591128110
ISBN-13978-1591128113
Publication Date01/2004
The Creators
About Ludwig Bemelmans (Author) : Ludwig Bemelmans is a published author, creator, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ludwig Bemelmans include Madeline's rescue, Madeline.
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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
This story is about a dog that rescued Madeline from danger, and then is prohibited by officials from residing with the children. The children and Miss Clavel, the teacher, search for her on the streets and want her to stay even if is she is not allowed. The text is quite gloomy at first with words ... more

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1/5/2009 Sarah Wilson tagged as: Inspired me

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7/27/2008 Karen Goodwin said: Another favorite from my childhood. It made me wish to see Paris. I found it reprinted and now read it to my children.
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