Tag Archives: Orso Editions

A COLLECTION OF FEET BOARD BOOK

written and illustrated by Sandra Le Guen and Marjorie Béal

Charlotte’s feet can’t stand wearing boots and Grandma’s feet like to look pretty. A collection of feet from family members or friends in a colourful world.

Board Book / 180 x 180 / 20 pages / Editions Les P’tits Berets

THE REFUGE

written by Sandra Le Guen and illustrated by Stéphane Nicolet

One day a new girl joined the class. She came from a country at war and arrived on a boat with her parents and her young sister. She looks like us and stares at the stars like us. These stars guided her during her long journey. A touching and empowering story about immigration and tolerance from the point of view of a child who meets an immigrant for the first time.

Rights sold: English, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil) & Turkish

Paperback / 185 x 265 / 32 pages / Editions Les P’tits Berets

THE SECRET PASSAGE

written by Anne Loyer & illustrated by Chiara Arsego
Loli has a secret: when you go to the watchmaker on PassingTime street, if you turn the key twice the giant dial opens up. And inside, everything is magical. With every  tick-tock comes a new memory, a laugh and dreams have no limits.

Hardback / 240 x 320 mm / 40 pages / Les P’tits Berets

 

 

When You Sleep

written by Gabriella Ballin & illustrated by Daniela Volpari

When you are asleep, the Earth doesn’t stop turning. Many things happen on all the continents: a child in China is getting ready for school, a bear in Canada eats a snack. RIGHTS SOLD: Slovenian

Hardback / 300 x 200 mm / 36 pp / Les P’tits Beret

Abigail’s Sweet

written by Bénédicte Carboneill & illustrated by Barbara Brun

Tonight someone is knocking on the Ladenlongue family’s door. Who dares enter this dangerous manor? Gaëtan has come to ask for sweets or for a spell. It is Halloween! Abigail can’t stay in bed, she has to see who came to visit. Behind her parents’ back she follows Gaëtan from door to door and she discovers the pleasure of eating sweets … with moderation!!

Hardback / 205 x 210 / 32 pages / Les P’tits Berets

ALEXANDRA DAVID-NÉEL

written by Marion Besnard & illustrated by Vivilablonde

Alexandra David-Néel was born in 1868 in Saint-Mandé, France. She was a Belgian–French explorer, spiritualist, Buddhist and the first European woman to stay in Lhassa, Tibet, in 1924. My Heroines seriesoffers to discover the fate of women who changed the History of Mankind. Their journeys are a testimony of great courage and a contribution to major changes. In the series Lucie Aubrac and coming soon Coco Chanel and Cleopatra.

Hardback / 160 x 230 / 48 pp / Editions les P’tits Bérets

 

ULTRA SECRET: ALIENS’ ROAD SIGNS

written by Anne-Gaëlle Balpe & illustrated by Olivier Daumas
The narrator has a wonderful mother who knows a lot but who also knows something secret: the meaning of road signs. Apparently, they were put in place by aliens and for them each sign has a specific rule that enables them to go by incognito.

Hardback / 205 x 220 / 32 pp / Editions les P’tits Berets

 

 

 

GUESS WHO IS STRONGER…

written by Juliette Parachini-Deny & illustrated by Séverine Duchesne
On one hand there is Louis and on the other, Lisa. And between there is the everlasting rivalry and cliché of who is stronger. They face a witch, a dragon and an alien. Who will be able to protect the other one best? A fun story about strength and boy-girl interaction.

Hardback / 205 x 210 / 32 pp / Editions les P’tits Berets

ULYSSE THE DOG WHO ATE POTATOES

written by Hélène Rice and illustrated by Barbara Rothen

Ulysse is a dog artist: photographer, writer, actor, singer … His skills are endless, but it is well known that it can be difficult to make a living. Being an artist makes Ulysse happy even if it means that he needs to eat potatoes every day. A reflection on our society and choices.

Hardback / 220 x 155 / 44 pages / Editions les P’tits Bérets

THE FOX WHO PRETENDED TO BE A HEN

written by Marie Tibi & illustrated by Cocotte en papier
Berthe, the hen, was leading with her fellow hens a peaceful life until one day the cockerel shouted “Beware of the fox!” Indeed a fox is hiding nearby. He doesn’t want to eat them, he admires them and would like to be like them. Surely it is a cunning plan from the fox!
Hardback / 205 x 210 / 32 pages / Editions les P’tits Berets
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