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Benjamin Chaud

Biography

Benjamin Chaud

Benjamin Chaud is a well-known French author and illustrator of more than 60 books, including the New York Times Notable Book The Bear's Song and I Didn't Do My Homework Because...

 

He lives in the southeast of France.

Benjamin Chaud

Books by Benjamin Chaud

by Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud - Children's 6-9, Fiction, Friendship, Humor

Notoriously (and delightfully) unreliable narrator Henry is late to a museum where his class is spending the day. But he has a plan: He'll just catch up in one of the exhibits. That's not possible in these halls! With volcanoes erupting, dinosaurs charging, and secret stairwells lurking, reuniting with his classmates becomes a quest of outrageous proportions. Young readers will revel in this entertaining book's over-the-top antics.

by Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud - Children's, Fiction, Humor

What really happened over the summer break? A curious teacher wants to know. The epic explanation? What started out as a day at the beach turned into a globe-spanning treasure hunt with high-flying hijinks, exotic detours, an outrageous cast of characters and one very mischievous bird! Is this yet another tall tale, or is the truth just waiting to be revealed?

by Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud - Children's, Fiction, Picture
First, some giant ants steal breakfast.
 
Then there are the evil ninjas, massive ape, mysterious mole people, giant blob, and countless other daunting (and astonishing) detours along the way to school. Are these excuses really why this student is late? Or is there another explanation that is even more outrageous than the rest?
by Benjamin Chaud - Fiction

Papa Bear is searching for Little Bear, who has escaped the den. Little Bear is following a bee, because where there are bees, there is honey! When the quest leads both bears into the bustling city and a humming opera house, theatrical hijinks ensue, culminating in a deliciously harmonious reunion.