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to read this that it was perfect for him now My son loved read this that it was perfect for him now My son loved book His favorite parts were when the mice would bump into each other causing food to fly everywhereThe drawings were so perfect Soft colors and orgeous to look at scenes This will definitely be read again in this house5 out of 5 starsI received a free copy of this ebook from Netgalley in exchange for my honest opinionThis book was read with my special needs son who is severely learning disabled The review reflects not only my opinion but his as well Marie Letourneau has crafted a delightful picture about seven rodentine brothers who run a bistro with the best cheese soup in all of Paris But can they prove it when a food critic shows up while the mouse father is still at the market An overlooked member of the family saves the dayHere s a book peppered with French that will delight Francophones and Anglophones alike whether you are a jeune fille ou Rescuing Gus garcon or personne e or any age in betweenIn the interest of full disclosure I received this book from NetGalley and Tanglewood in exchange for an honest review This is a delightful little picture book about a mouse chef and his seven sons andohone daughterThe chef is told that the judge is coming to taste his soup and so must run out and bring home the secret ingredient while his seven sons work on the soupAnd then along comes his daughter who ads her own secret ingredient and saves the dayThe publisher emphasizes how much French is dropped into the book and how kids can learn french this way I don t think that is the point of the bookI would ive this four stars for the daughter s actions but take away a star because up
UNTIL THAT POINT IT IS A BIT BORINGTHANKS TO that point it is a bit boringThanks to for making this book available for an honest review Pleasant children s book depicting a family of mice resterauteurs who come together and save the day and meal with the surprising help of one special mouse This book has cute illustrations showing a Parisian restaurant while also providing French vocabulary throughout The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Freresby Marie LeTourneauMy rating 5393 of 5 stars 393 rating details 42 ratings 27 reviewsThis story serves up a delightful recipe for a children s book take one adorable tale of Parisian mice who want to win the prize for the best cheese soup in France add a full serving of the whimsical illustrations of Marie LeTourneau mix in a dash of French language and a sprinkling of Parisian caf culture and voil We have The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Fr res Bistro of Seven BrothersWith many basic French words cleverly woven into the story readers will absorb the language without even realizing it There is a pronunciation uide at the front of the book and directions in the back to this website for the famous cheese soup recipeless. Y woven into the story readers will absorb the language without even realizing it There is a pronunciation uide at the front of the book and directions in the back to this website for the famous cheese soup recip. ,
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beenIn the midst of chaos while the rest of the family is in a panic breeding eventhe midst of chaos while the rest of the family is in a panic breeding even chaos the youngest sibling Petite Michelle effortlessly lides from situation to situation putting out fires and How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly--and the Stark Choices Ahead generally saving the day ineneral enabling the family to staunch the crisis and enjoy their happy ending While I d have preferred her character to have taken on a obvious role as a strong female rather than adhering to ualities that typify ender stereotypes the youngest working in the background not assigned to a specific or valuable task in the family business in a meaningful way they contributes to the family I must concede that children think and view the world in extremes and would likely identify with her in that small children tend to feel powerless in a large world That Petite Michelle emerges from the shadows and proves herself to be calm and capable in a way that her father and older siblings cannot was a wonderful and enjoyable turn that will leave children feeling vicariously empowered and hungry for Bon app tit A digital copy of this book was provided by the publisher for purposes of review Couldn t ask for a better subject Mice and cooking A family that has a restaurant wants to make the best cheese soup each having their own part VERY cute story with French thrown in the mix lots of fun to read outloud over and over The pictures were very delightful and excellent Doesn t downplay to kids but makes it fun to learn french and a ood story of working together to achieve a shared oal received ebook for free to review by publisher OK confession timewhen I first joined Netgalley I was reuest happy I mean I d reuest anything and everything Fast forward to the presentwell now I know the conseuences of my actions because I had a 3% feedback rating But over the last few months I ve brought it up to over
35% and am working on raising it higher This book is one of the few still on thereand am working on raising it higher This book is one of the few still on there have not been archived or deleted So finally after over three years of not reading or reviewing it I finally ot around to reading itThe book tells the tale of mice Chef Marcel and his 7 mice sons and his petite mouse daughter Chef Marcel makes the best cheese soup in all of France But one day just before he is to be judged on his soup he runs of the secret ingredient that only he knows Panic ensues and Chef Marcel leaves it to his sons to start making the soup while he runs to find the secret ingredient Everyone is in a panic except for his sweet petite daughter who is nothing but calm Will Chef Marcel return in time to finish making his famous soupWhen I first reuested this book way back when I had intended to read it to my son But when I looked at it back then I knew it was still too advanced for him Back then he could only handle books Of Marie LeTourneau mix in a dash of French language and a sprinkling of Parisian café culture and voilà We have The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Frères Bistro of Seven BrothersWith many basic French words cleverl.
review é eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ï Marie LetourneauI received a copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an unbiased review No other consideration was offered expected or receivedI knew from the cover that I was oing to like this book but I couldn t imagine just how impressed with this book I would be The artwork is very cute and made me smile just looking at it I love the pronunciation page and that it teaches some French words to the reader in such a fun way The characters are so much fun but I especially like the hero of the story And as the description says it includes a link to the recipe for the cheese soup so that you can try the best cheese soup in France yourself The class They loved it and I must admit that I LOVE finding books that they will want to hear than once This is a book that I would buy in physical form so that they could enjoy it themselves in the reading center And yes we will be attempting the cheese soup ourselves One of my absolute favorite picture books from one of my absolute favorite publishers Tanglewood Press I was watching an Ace of Cakes episode oh about a year ago and for a birthday cake they were doing Petite Michelle from this book stirring a iant pot of soup from the top of a ladder They showed the book this book and I just had to et hold of it illustrations are just wonderful and the story is a classically simple but enjoyable children s story Le des Sept Fr res means The Bisto of the Seven Brothers and it is the hippest restaurant in Paris particularly famous for its cheese soup When Chef Marcel and his seven sons and one daughter receive notice that the French Culinary Judge Alfred Le Whisk will arrive in an hour to taste their famous cheese soup the whole kitchen is in an uproar Chef Marcel leaves hi What a wonderful wonderful story In The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Fr re its beautiful illustrations make the book Set in a petit bistro in France it is the story of a restaurant run by a family of mice Each of the mice is uniue in its own character and the illustrations depicted are both elegant and witty It is satisfying to read a children s story
in which members come together bringing their own individual strengths to the family as a whole to solve problems in times of crisis I find it worthwhile to note that the family appears to be motherless The bistro is run by Chef Marcel father to the Sept Fr re the Seven Brothers whom the bistro is named for The last member of the family of French mice is Petite Michelle the youngest and only female character in the book When introduced she appeared almost as an afterthought lost in the patriarchy of a large family dominated by talented males with valuable skills in the family business Petite Michelle likes ballet and helps out here and there I admit it Even while charmed by the clever characters a Frenchbeatniksensitivepoet mouse can only. This story serves up a delightful recipe for a children's book take one adorable tale of Parisian mice who want to win the prize for the best cheese soup in France add a full serving of the whimsical illustrations. .book in which