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Champignons - Pauline Payen & Zelda Pressigout - 23 x 20 cm - 40 pages - Non Fiction - September 2023 - €16.50



This nature book plunges young readers into the incredible world of mushrooms. Neither animal nor plant… what are they? Discover these living beings and their amazing life cycle which, for the most part, takes place under our feet! The book presents the physiognomy of a mushroom as well as its relationship with its environment’s flora and fauna. At the end is a
little detailed guide, with true-to-nature colours, for budding explorers who want to go mushroom picking. Perfect for nature lovers!



Pauline Payen is a journalist for children’s magazines at Bayard Presse. She writes about a wide range of non-fiction topics for little ones. She specialises in nature, which she has loved since her early childhood. She enjoys sharing her passion for animals and plants with young readers. 


Zelda Pressigout was born in Angouleme and studied at the Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Toulouse. She is a graphic designer, illustrator and comic book writer. Her autobiographical books follow in the footsteps of cartoonists such as Copi or Claire Brétécher. She also contributes to the children’s magazine Biscoto and creates fanzines.

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