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Ward, Lindsay.

Summary: Emma finds a note tucked into the saddle of a carousel polar bear asking her to bring balloons, and soon she is off on an amazing adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE WAR

Marino, Gianna

Summary: "An adventure story about a boy and his dog running through the neighborhood and playing catch."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E MAR

Olshan, Matthew

Summary: Dr. John Jeffries and his pilot, Jean-Pierre Blanchard, each want to be the first man to fly from one country to another, across the English Channel. There's only one problem: they can't stand each other! Inspired by the true story of the first international flight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2016

Sorry, no copies available

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Baker, Alan.

Summary: Brown Rabbit finds a box of balloons and creates various shapes from them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher Books 1994

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BAK

Hassett, Ann (Ann M.)

Summary: A balloon takes Ben on an adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAS

Milgrim, David.

Summary: When Pip the mouse floats off with Otto the robot's balloon, Otto and Zee the Bee go to the rescue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MIL

Herman, Gail

Summary: A whacky werewolf is terrorizing a hot air balloon race. Shaggy and Scooby take to the sky to save the day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE SCO

Du Bois, William Pn̈e

Summary: Relates the incredible adventures of Professor William Waterman Sherman who in 1883 sets off in a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1986

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC DUB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION DU B

Dean, James

Summary: "Help Pete the Kitty look for his missing balloon and learn the names of different baby animals"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD DEA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DEA

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: When a famous millionaire asks young detectives Max and Maddy Twist to investigate who is sabotaging an international balloon race for charity, they find themselves competing against world-renowned balloonists--and one old nemesis.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: CD J McCall Smith

Curtis, Jamie Lee

Summary: A child wonders about what happens to a balloon that is let go, as a parent would wonder about what might happen to a child once he leaves home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Joanna Cotler Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CUR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC CUR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Curtis 2000

Summary: While visiting Mount Rushmore, Curious George gets into mischief when he takes an unplanned ride on a hot air balloon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE CUR

Mott, Evelyn Clarke.

Summary: Megan goes for a ride in a hot-air balloon and learns all the details of how one is operated.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 1991

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MOT

Lillegard, Dee.

Summary: Rhyming text follows balloons of many colors as they float and bounce throughout an entire town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Lil

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: Benny wants adventure and finds it as he and the other Alden children help uncover the plan of those who would prevent ballooning from coming to Lloyd's Landing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman 1995

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Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

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