My favorite metro book in France I sometimes had to be really refrain myself from laughing out loud I got really good at disguising laughter with a cough.
Max And Lili Visit My SchoolToday when I arrived at school everyone was very excited because there were two new kids called Max and Lili My friend Alceste told me they had come from the year 2012 in a time machine, I asked Alceste what a time machine was but he was eating a sandwich, Alceste eats all the time and his mouth is always full so he pointed at Agnan and told me to ask him Agnan is top of the class and the teacher s pet, he s no fun because he wears glasses so you can t hit him when you want to He started to tell me what a time machine was but it was kind of boring so I went to look at the new kids.
Max is cool, he s really good at soccer and he also likes fighting, I said he could join our gang and he said sure so now he s Le Petit Nicolas Nicholas Le Petit Nicolas 1 , Ren Goscinny, Jean Jacques Semp 1999 2007 1377 169 9644350502 1380 1387 20 1384 1389 9789643633417 1959 This is a classic collection of stories in French about Nicolas and his inapt parents Idyllic about life in the late 50s and early 60s, they are full of humour and tales of growing up In France, they are like the equivalent of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn.
☆ Le Petit Nicolas ☆ Funny, cute, and sweet Lovely visit with childhood friends.
I have fond memories of reading some of these stories in their original form I think in my 10th grade French class sadly, these are the ONLY fond memories I have of studying French Goscinny s endearingly naughty little boys made a wonderfully refreshing change from the forced profundities of Le Petit Prince, to say nothing of the banal social lives of the dopey looking Parisian teens who populated a text book called Nos Amis Sempe s cartoonishly simply but wickedly expressive illustrations also added a great deal of charm So I always thought I d like to go back and revisit Nicholas, perhaps even in French, but this relatively recent and highly attractively produced English language edition made it easy and pleasant to be lazy Truth be told, this time around, I might have found the stories to be rewarding if I had had to work harder when reading them As it was, I foun