It's Gideon's birthday and he's having a party. Board games, a soccer ball, and a baseball glove are just some of the incredible gifts this little sparrow receives, but none of which made him happy, that is until Grandpa George arrives to the party and gives Gideon a very special gift, a red balloon. From play time to bedtime Gideon and his red balloon become inseparable, until an unfortunate accident pops Gideon's Red Balloon. Follow along as we join Gideon on a journey of self-discovery. When Gideon loses "The best gift he has ever gotten" he learns a valuable lesson, that giving is better than receiving. A great story year round and a lifelong lesson for all ages. Don't miss out on the book that's taking the world by storm.