" 'This is children's theatre at its best... Anthony Clark's adapation is both delightful and moving' Sunday Times 'Clark's adaptations have become justly regarded as unmissable seasonable entertainment... A wondrous children's musical guaranteed to crack the hardest of adult hearts... No neat moral yarn, but a humorous and haunting fable' Independent 'A skilful and enchanting stage version of a 1950s classic' The Times" --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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.See all Product Description
It is a classic story that all children particularly that love balloons will relate to, set in the 60 's with beautiful illustrations of Paris in the background taken from the... Read morePublished 20 months ago by CHRIS MOULD
This book was a childhood favorite of mine in the mid 1960s--introduced to me by my mother, a teacher of French language. Read morePublished on Sept. 29 2003 by D.E. Bailey
THIS BOOK GIVES ME A WARM HEART AS I REMEMBER READING IT AS A CHILD. I GIVE THIS BOOK TO ALL THE CHILDREN IN MY LIFE AND AT LAST I HAVE A LITTLE BOY TO BUY IT FOR AND READ IT TO. Read morePublished on Dec 2 2001