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2 edition of beast of Monsieur Racine. found in the catalog.

beast of Monsieur Racine.

Tomi Ungerer

beast of Monsieur Racine.

by Tomi Ungerer

  • 61 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

Determined to catch the thief of his prize pears, a retired tax collector sets a trap in his garden and captures a beast unknown to modern science.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.U43 Be
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17754587M

The Beast of Monsieur Racine has 1 trivia question about it: Which picture book is not by Tomi Ungerer? The Beast of Monsieur Racine. Phaidon Press. Hardcover. New. The Beast of Monsieur Racine by Ungerer, Tomi. COVID Update. A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects.

The Beast of Monsieur Racine () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. A suspicious pear-thieving beast becomes fast friends with a lonely man who proudly presents him to the prestigious Academy of Sciences. Synopsis. It looks like we don't have a Synopsis for this title yet. Be the first to contribute!. The Beast of Monsieur Racine. By Tomi Ungerer Challenges. —A patron of the Kitchener Public Library complained about this children’s picture book. Objection—The complainant—a parent—said the book depicted violence, showed a bloody foot in one picture and was age inappropriate.

The Beast of Monsieur Racine by Ungerer, Tomi. Phaidon Press. VeryGood. Ships Within 24 Hours M-F- Satisfaction Guaranteed! In great shape with a publisher overstock mark. Danny and the Dinosaur. I Stink! and more stories on wheels Includes: I Stink Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel Trashy Town The Remarkable Riderless Runaway Tricycle The Beast of Monsieur Racine Arnie the Doughnut Pete's a Pizza Includes: Pete's a Pizza Max's Words Moon Man The Great White Man-Eating Shark The Island of Skog.


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Beast of Monsieur Racine by Tomi Ungerer Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Beast of Monsieur Racine is a childrens book by Tomi Ungerer, which is about how a retired tax collector named Monsieur Racine meets up with a strange beast near his pear tree and becomes instant friends with the beast.

The Beast of Monsieur Racine may have some gruesome images that might scare smaller children, but it is still a fun book /5. Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award‐winning fruit.

When he discovers that the culprit is a funny‐looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and two become friends. But the beast is not quite what it seems, eventually it comes apart–literally to show itself to be no beast Cited by: 3.

out of 5 stars Used copy of The Beast of Monsieur Racine August 9, This book was not in the condition in which it was described and, in fact, was in such bad condition that I returned it/5.

Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award-winning fruit.

When he discovers that the culprit is funny-looking beast, his anger gives way to. Beast of Monsieur Racine. By: Tomi Ungerer. Narrated by: Charles Duval. love this book. A suspicious pear-thieving beast becomes fast friends with a lonely man who proudly presents him to the prestigious Academy of Sciences.

Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award-winning fruit. When he discovers that the culprit is funny-looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and two become friends. But the beast is not quite what it seems, eventually it comes apart-literally to show itself to be no beast at all, but the two /5(2).

The Beast of Monsieur Racine by Tomi Ungerer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award-winning fruit. When he discovers that the culprit is a funny&#;looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and two become friends. But the beast is not quite what it seems, eventually it comes Brand: Phaidon Press.

Get this from a library. The beast of Monsieur Racine. [Tomi Ungerer; Jane Byers Bierhorst] -- Determined to catch the thief of his prize pears, a retired tax collector sets a trap in his garden and captures a beast unknown to modern science. Directed by Gene Deitch. A suspicious pear-thieving beast becomes fast friends with a lonely man who proudly presents him to the prestigious Academy of Sciences/10(13).

Monsieur Racine's pears have disappeared from his tree. He then becomes friends with the “beast” that stole them. This picture book was challenged in at the Kitchener Public Library in Ontario for violence and being age-inappropriate.

In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read. Monsieur Racine studies the Beast and reports the existence of this unusual creature to the Academy of Sciences in Paris.

Monsieur Racine and the Beast are invited to the Academy where Monsieur Racine is offered a fortune for the Beast. Monsieur Racine refuses, preferring the on-going friend-ship of the Beast. The story ends with the discovery.

Monsieur Racine's mysterious beast is the toast of France, until its true identity is revealed in the funniest of all possible practical jokes. PW hailed this for the charm of its storyit's pure Ung. Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award‐winning fruit.

When he discovers that the culprit is a funny‐looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and two become friends. But the beast is not quite what it seems, eventually it comes apart-literally to show itself to be no beast at all, but the two playful children from next door. Elegantly droll and extravagantly French, from the fittingly unpossessive title to the "shiny cuirass" M.

Racine dons defensively with his cavalry uniform. Because "One morning, alas. three times, alas. he found all his pears gone" &#; they were his pride and his joy, not for selling or sharing; now he's lying, soon sleeping, in wait for the thief upon whose arrival "Our avenger Author: Tomi Ungerer.

The Beast of Monsieur Racine (Book): Ungerer, Tomi: Determined to catch the thief of his prize pears, a retired tax collector sets a trap in his garden and captures a beast unknown to modern science.

This book was written by Tomi Ungerer and published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, There is wear on the covers and spine, and a stain on the back cover. item 1 The Beast of Monsieur Racine Ungerer Children Picture Books Vintage - The Beast of Monsieur.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Beast of Monsieur Racine by Tomi Ungerer (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. The Beast of Monsieur Racine. SUCH A BRILLIANT BOOK.

So it's only fitting that this would be my first pick for the Great Holiday Give. (You know, that week before Christmas where I give away new reprints of insanely awesome vintage children's books?) My original post on the book from is here. The new book is here.

My interview with Tomi is. Written and Illustrated by Tomi Ungerer | Published by Phaidon Press For more distance learning essentials, please visit us at Title: The Beast of Monsieur Racine Author: Tomi Ungerer Genre: Monsters / Friendship / Contest Year Published: Occupation: Seller.

Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award-winning fruit. When he discovers that the culprit is funny-looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and two become : Tomi Ungerer.