Loula has had sufficient of her poor triplet brothers and makes a decision to run away to Africa. fortunately, her mother’s chauffeur, Gilbert, is familiar with simply find out how to get there. jointly, Loula and Gilbert experience camels, move a barren region and, most vital, use tons of mind's eye during this heartwarming event.
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Through youngsters Can Press Ltd. 2250 army street Tonawanda, manhattan 14150 LIBRARY AND data CANADA CATALOGUING IN booklet Villeneuve, Anne Loula is leaving for Africa / written and illustrated by way of Anne Villeneuve. I. identify. PS8593. I3996L68 2013 C2012-908579-0 jC813’. fifty four Loula is ill and uninterested in having brothers. 3 suggest, terrible, smelly brothers. “I’ve had sufficient! ” she cries. “I’m leaving. ” She takes the necessities ... her cat, her tea set and her top drawing. Loula goes far-off, very far-off, the farthest away she will get from these negative triplets. “Mama,” says Loula, “I’m going to Africa. ” “Wonderful,” sings her mom whereas practising her position for the opera. “Just don’t capture a chilly. ” “Papa,” says Loula, “I’m going to Africa. ” “Marvelous, my little brussels sprout! ” replies her father, busy making a new mustache. “Just don’t come domestic too past due. ” “Fine! ” Loula exclaims. “Nobody cares approximately me. I’m by no means coming again. ” “Mademoiselle! ” Gilbert exclaims. Gilbert is the relatives chauffeur. He drives Loula’s mom to the opera. “What are you doing up in that tree? ” “This isn't really a tree,” says Loula. “This is AFRICA! ” “Really? i presumed Africa used to be this manner. ” “Are you certain? ” asks Loula. “Yes. good, no, we might need to glance on a map. ” “Do you've got one? ” “I imagine I might,” says Gilbert. “This is an outdated map, yet Africa may be within the similar position. you spot? the following it truly is ... AFRICA! ” “Thank you, Gilbert. goodbye! ” “But Mademoiselle Loula, first you'll want to take a boat, in any other case you'll by no means get to Africa. ” “Never? ” “Never. ” “Okay then, I’ll take a ship,” says Loula. “Good. Do you've gotten your price ticket? ” “No ... yet i've got my most sensible drawing. Will that do? ” “It will do exactly fine,” announces Gilbert. “Where is the send? ” asks Loula. “Right here,” replies Gilbert. “All aboard! i am hoping you don’t get seasick. ” “Mademoiselle, may perhaps I ask, why Africa? ” “Because! ” Loula explains. “Africa is much away, very far-off, the farthest away i will get from my suggest, terrible, smelly brothers. Plus they're frightened of snakes. And in the event that they come, piranhas will consume them. ” “Well then,” says Gilbert, “I imagine Africa is the easiest vacation spot. ” “Gilbert, are we there but? ” “Not but. we now have to pass the jungle. DON’T lookup NOW, Mademoiselle. there's a major snake in that tree. Let’s fake we don’t see him. ” “So the place is Africa? ” asks Loula. “Maybe it's this way,” indicates Gilbert. “Or might be that manner ... ” “Gilbert, i believe we’re misplaced. ” “You might be correct. What should still we do? ” “Look, Gilbert! A giraffe. Let’s ask her the best way. ” “Good suggestion, Mademoiselle, other than I don’t know the way to talk giraffe. ” “Oh, yet my cat does! ” exclaims Loula. “Gilbert! I didn’t comprehend Africa was once this a ways. I’m hungry. ” “Mademoiselle, glance! What good fortune! here's a eating place. which might you wish? Ostrich egg soufflé or a grasshopper sandwich? ” “Both! ” cries Loula. “Gilbert! We’re now not up to now from Africa now. I see a few chimpanzees. ” Gilbert nods. “True. We needs to easily pass this wasteland. ” “Then take a aircraft ... ” “... and opt for a brief camel experience.