Results for: jacques goldstyn

Below is a list of 6 the books by this author.

Book cover of 11TH HOUR
11TH HOUR
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: October 2018

Jim and Jules are childhood friends, born on the same day in the same village. All their lives, Jim has been first — born two minutes before J...

Jim and Jules are childhood friends, born on the same day in the same village. All their lives, Jim has been first — born two minutes before Jules, always faster, always stronger. When the First World War breaks out in Europe, the two young men enlist in the fight with 30,000 other Canadians. On the Front, conditions aren’t epic and glorious but muddy and barbaric. Here, too, Jim is the first to attack. Jules is always two minutes behind: lagging in drills, missing the boat, handed chores instead of honors. On November 11, 1918, Jim and Jules are sent out to fight one last time. Jim, always first over the top of the trench, is shot and dies at 10:58am, two minutes before the Armistice takes effect at 11:00am. Illustrated by political cartoonist and Letters to a Prisoner author Jacques Goldstyn and inspired by true events, this picture book is a simple, poignant, thought-provoking story to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the Armistice in 2018.

Theme: War/Children and War

  • ISBN
    9781771473484
  • Format
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Picture Book - Advanced
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Book cover of DRAGON VERT L'ENFANCE DE VAN
DRAGON VERT L'ENFANCE DE VAN
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: April 2015

  • ISBN
    9782895795988
  • Format
    Hardcover French
  • Category
    First Novel
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Book cover of ETOILES
ETOILES
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: August 2019

  • ISBN
    9782897770686
  • Format
    Hardcover French
  • Category
    First Novel
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Book cover of JULES ET JIM FRERES D'ARMES
JULES ET JIM FRERES D'ARMES
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: June 2018

  • ISBN
    9782897701871
  • Format
    Hardcover French
  • Category
    Picture Book - Advanced
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Book cover of LETTERS TO A PRISONER
LETTERS TO A PRISONER
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: September 2017

Told entirely through illustrations, Letters to a Prisoner is a wordless story about the power of hope and the written word. Inspired by Amnesty Inter...

Told entirely through illustrations, Letters to a Prisoner is a wordless story about the power of hope and the written word. Inspired by Amnesty International’s letter-writing campaigns to help free people who have been jailed for expressing their opinion, the book tells the story of a man who is arrested during a peaceful protest. In solitary confinement, he begins to despair—until a bird delivers a letter of support written by somebody outside the prison. Every day more missives arrive until the prisoner escapes his fate on wings made of letters. Simple illustrations convey plenty of rich symbolism to provoke thought and discussion. A letter from the author provides more information about Amnesty International’s Write for Rights campaign.

Theme: Wordless, SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • ISBN
    9781771472517
  • Format
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Picture Book - Advanced
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Book cover of PETIT TABERNAK
PETIT TABERNAK
By: jacques goldstyn | Published: November 2013

  • ISBN
    9782923841496
  • Format
    Hardcover French
  • Category
    First Novel
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