It's the night before Christmas and everyone is sick in bed. All except brave Madeline, who is up and about and feeling just fine. Taking care of eleven little girls and Miss Clavel is hard work, but Madeline finds help from a magical merchant peddling flying carpets door-to-door. Now the girls are going on a Christmas journey that will surely make them forget their sniffles and sneezes. The vintage pictures bring the story alive! Jacketed hardcover.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 32 Vendor: Penguin Putnam Inc. Dimensions: 12.25 X 8.75 X 0.42 (inches) ISBN: 0670806668
ISBN-13: 9780670806669 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours. Ages: 4-8 Series:Madeline
"That old house in Paris that is covered with vines' still holds the irrepressible Madeline, who here manages to keep things going when everyone is sick abed Christmas Eve....The pictures are vintage Bemelmans -- brisk, energetic, and strikingly composed." Booklist