Nicholas in trouble / René Goscinny & Jean-Jacques Sempé ; translated by Anthea Bell.
- ISBN: 9780714848136
- ISBN: 0714848131
- Physical Description: 120 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Phaidon Press, c2008.
|General Note:||"First published in French as Le pétit Nicolas a des ennuis"-- T.p. verso.|
|Summary, etc.:||Nicholas and his friends sell raffle tickets for a good cause, learn how to cross the road safely, and bring all kinds of interesting things to school to the surprise and consternation of their long-suffering teacher.|
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Nicholas in Trouble
Jean-Jacques SempÃ© (b.1932) is one of the world's most successful illustrators and cartoonists. He is the illustrator of the classic children's-book character, Nicholas, and author of a collection of some thirty albums of his cartoons and graphic novels, all published or to be published by Phaidon. His world-renowned illustrations and cartoons are featured on the cover of the New Yorker and in Paris Match . RenÃ© Goscinny (1926-77), born in Paris, lived most of his early years in Buenos Aires and New York. He returned to France in the 1950s where he met Jean-Jacques SempÃ© and together they created the character for Nicholas, the famous schoolboy. He later worked with Alberto Uderzo, on making the adventures of Asterix the Gaul. A prolific and internationally successful childrenÂ´s author, he is also the creater of Lucky Luke and Dingodossiers , among others. He also received CÃ©sars for his numerous animated cartoons.