Ten years after it was first published, THE BLUE BALLOON is now a celebrated classic which continues to delight millions of children, taking pride of place on their bookshelves. It is a book to be treasured, loved, read time and time again - and passed on to a whole new generation of children.This is a beautiful new paperback edition.
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Beautifully illustrated and full of the kinds of visual surprises kids love. - What's On (July 1993)Inkpen's pale watercolours against a white background give a cool, calm feel, while the use of pull-out pages and sequences of pictures give an animated feel. Beginner readers will be able to tackle the simple text, but it's a great story to share with all ages. - Junior, July 2000
About Mick Inkpen
Mick Inkpen is now one of the top-selling picture book artists and writers in the world whose stories have sold millions worldwide. His most popular characters are Kipper and Wibbly Pig. He is a winner of the British Book Award for the best illustrated book, for Lullabyhullabaloo, and the Children's Book Award for Threadbear. Kipper won a BAFTA for best animated children's film in 1998.
Kipper: The Blue Balloon by Mick Inkpen
Used - Very Good
Hachette Children's Group
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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.