The House of Madame M cover

This book is brought to magical life with Clotilde Perrin’s paper-engineering and imagination. A haunted house is perfectly suited to the lift-the-flaps format.

Julia Marshall, Publisher

The House of Madame M


A large-format lift-the-flaps visit to the haunted house of Madame M—enjoy the thrill of uncovering what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture…

Translated by Daniel Hahn



  • Description

    Are you lost? Come in! You’re in luck—there’s no one here just now. Shhh… Be as quiet as you can, and very, very careful! In The House of Madame M, we explore a strange house: hallway, living room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. Each room is full of surprises to make even the bravest shiver. Are we in the house of an ogre? A witch? Something else altogether?
    This visit to Madame M’s brings the thrill of finding what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture. Full of humour and detail, it will mesmerise readers of all ages.

  • Book Details

    Country of OriginFrance
    Reader Age5-7 year, 6-8 year, 8-12 year
    Book Size

  • Reviews

    1. Book Trailers for Kids and YA

      Paper engineering is an art form and Perrin does it perfectly.

    2. The Source

      The House of Madame M is a perfect memento mori for the young – and the young-at-heart.

    3. Outside In World

      The House of Madame M is another exceptional and exquisitely produced pop-up book…full of off-beat humour, meticulous detail and spine-chilling surprises.

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