Tag: French literature

Those Crazy French


There’s something about the word ‘French’ when it’s seen near a description of something art or entertainment based.  There’s a certain Gallic way of looking at a subject which is just.. different to the way I would.  And wouldn’t you know it, this even applied to children’s books!

Allow me to introduce terrifying French children’s books!

‘Rabbit’s Revenge’

I don’t think it ends well.


‘The Silent Child’

I think she’s silent because some Carrie-style stuff is about to go down.



‘My First Nightmare’

“Now child, there will be a time you shall be frightened of the dark. Those fears are wholly justified….”