Author(s): Ludwig Bemelmans (Illustrator)
Simplified Chinese edition of Madeline. The first of the Madeline children's book series by Ludwig Bemelmans, published in 1939. The classic continues to enjoy a large readership to this day. In Simplified Chinese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.
Winner of Indies Choice Book Awards (Picture Bk Hall of Fame) 2010. Commended for Caldecott Medal 1940 and Indies Choice Book Awards (Picture Bk Hall of Fame) 2009.
Ludwig Bemelmans was a painter, illustrator, and writer for both children and adults. His Madeline book rank among the most honored children's book series. Madeline was named a Caldecott Honor Book, and the first of its five sequels, Madeline's Rescue, won the Caldecott Medal and was a New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year. Mr. Bemelmans died in 1962, after completing Madeline's Christmas. Visit penguin.com/madeline.