Eloise, is about to leave her room at the Plaza Hotel in New York and fly to Paris. But Eloise is only six years old, so her nanny, her dog and her turtle are all to accompany her. Paris, the French capital, has all the attractions necessary for a precocious young lady of refined taste.
Back in print after thirty-five years with Hilary Knight
quote s original illustrations, Kay Thompson
quote s irrepressible six-year-old, Eloise, is about to leave her room at the Plaza Hotel, New York, and fly, accompanied by her entourage - her nanny, her dog and her turtle - to Paris. No one knows how to enjoy herself quite like Eloise, and the French capital has all the attractions necessary for a precocious young lady of her refined tastes.
Why buy from World of Books
Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Kay Thompson was a singer, dancer, vocal arranger and coach to many MGM musicals in the 1940s. The Eloise character grew out of the voice of a precocious six-year-old she used to put on to amuse her friends. Collaborating with Hilary Knight on what was an immediate bestseller, Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight became literary sensations when the book was first published in 1955. More than two million copies have been sold to date and there are 3 more Eloise books to be reissued by Simon & Schuster.
Eloise in Paris by Kay Thompson
Used - Very Good
Simon & Schuster
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.