Meeting Cézanne

By Michael Morpurgo

From the writer of 'War Horse' comes a steady, evocative tale of a tender urban boy’s summer season in Nineteen Sixties rural Provence.

When Yannick learns that he's to stick with his aunt Mathilde and her kinfolk within the South of France, he can't think his good fortune. He has infrequently been out of Paris, and if the work in his mother’s cherished Cézanne ebook are to be believed, definitely Provence is paradise itself. So starts off an idyllic month for the younger urban boy: roaming the light hills and rolling valleys and having a pipe dream approximately his attractive cousin Amandine; assisting at his aunt and uncle’s bustling village lodge; feeling that he has come to the main tremendous position on the earth. yet one night the spell is damaged while a huge neighborhood comes for dinner and Yannick by accident destroys a necessary drawing the fellow leaves at the back of. How can the devastated Yannick make issues correct back — and what spectacular discoveries may well come of it?

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Names, characters, areas and incidents are both the made from the author’s mind's eye or, if actual, are used fictitiously. First released 2006 in making a song for Mrs Pettigrew: A Story-maker’s trip via Walker Books Ltd, 87 Vauxhall stroll, London SE11 5HJ This version released 2014 textual content � 2006 Michael Morpurgo Illustrations � 2013 François position the perfect of Michael Morpurgo and François position to be pointed out as writer and illustrator respectively of this paintings has been asserted through them in keeping with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 All rights reserved. No a part of this ebook might be reproduced, transmitted or saved in a knowledge retrieval procedure in any shape or in any way, photograph, digital or mechanical, together with photocopying, taping and recording, with no earlier written permission from the writer. British Library Cataloguing in e-book facts: a listing list for this e-book is offered from the British Library ISBN 978-1-4063-6261-9 (ePub) www. walker. co.

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