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Hurry Up, Nicholas!

Hurry Up, Nicholas!

by Gilles Tibo, illustrated by Bruno St-Aubin

ISBN 9780545989466 Paperback
32 Pages | 8.03" x 9.97" | Ages 3 to 5
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Nicholas is an over-scheduled child. What happens when he is too exhausted to go on?

Every day Nicholas has to attend his after-school activities. Sculpture, violin lessons, swimming, archery there are several every afternoon, and even more on weekends! Back and forth, and to and fro, Nicholas can't take much more of this running around, but what is he to do? His parents come up with a novel solution they just bring the teachers to him!

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Rights Sold

  • Chinese Simplified - Hachette Phoenix
  • French (N. Amer.) - Éditions Scholastic
  • Italian - Editrice Il Castoro
  • Korean - Jakkajungsin
  • Spanish (US) - Lectorum
  • Ukrainian - Bohdan Books

Selling Points

  • Nicholas is a popular character whose familiar situations and family dynamics resonate with kids and parents – and make them laugh
  • Nicholas thinks for himself and solves his own problem.
  • Gilles Tibo is a well-known author, and St-Aubin's colourful, amusing and action-filled illustrations will charm readers.

Contact Information

Maral Maclagan, Rights and Contracts Manager
mmaclagan@scholastic.ca | 416-915-3524
604 King Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 1E1

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