The Red Balloon
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The Red Balloon

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A magical book that has become an enduring children's classic, The Red Balloon is the story of a young boy and his best friend--a bright red balloon. Chock-full of photographs of the boy, the balloon and the captivating city of Paris. A "New York Times" Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year.show more

Product details

  • 6-8
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 216 x 308 x 8mm | 480.81g
  • Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc
  • Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0385003439
  • 9780385003438
  • 101,319

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A magical book that has become an enduring children's classic, "The Red Balloon is the story of a young boy and his best friend--a bright red balloon. Chock-full of photographs of the boy, the balloon and the captivating city of Paris. A "New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year.show more

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A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Yearshow more

About Albert Lamorisse

Albert Lamorisse was an Academy Award-winning film director, producer, and writer. In addition to his critically acclaimed contributions to the world of film, he was also the inventor of the classic board game Risk.show more

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539 ratings
4.23 out of 5 stars
5 52% (281)
4 26% (141)
3 16% (86)
2 4% (24)
1 1% (7)
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