The Red Balloon

The Red Balloon

by Albert Lamorisse


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Based on the Academy Award-winning film, The Red Balloon is the moving story of a boy and his best friend—a bright red balloon. Told through captivating photographs taken during filming, and set against the unmistakable beauty of the streets of Paris, Albert Lamorisse's beloved story is a moving tribute to childhood that continues to inspire readers of every generation.

A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year.

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ISBN-13: 9781101935217
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 05/03/2016
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 385,060
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 3 - 7 Years

About the Author

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.

From the Hardcover edition.

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