Kipper: The Blue Balloon (30th Anniversary Edition)

Kipper finds the balloon in the garden. It’s big. It’s blue. It’s shiny. It gets bigger and bigger, and it simply won’t burst. It’s indestructible! When Kipper and his friend take it for a walk, the balloon sails away and takes them soaring high into the blue sky. Soon they’re on the moon, playing with aliens. And when it gets late, the blue balloon brings them home, where they have sausages and chips for tea. So if you ever find a blue balloon, hang onto it. Who knows! It might be magic!

  • The 30th anniversary edition of this charming classic
  • Ingenious paper flaps which lift as the story unfolds
  • A timeless tale brimming with wonder and imagination
  • The first book about classic character Kipper the dog

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    Mick Inkpen

    Mick Inkpen is an award-winning author and illustrator who is best known for his characters Kipper and Wibbly Pig. His books have sold millions of copies across the world.


    Mick won the Red House Children’s Book Award for Threadbear in 1991, and the Nestle Smarties Award for Kipper’s A-Z in 2001.

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