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Hodder Children's Books

The Blue Balloon

Mick Inkpen
Authors:
Mick Inkpen

After 30 years, The Blue Balloon is still a celebrated children's classic and marks the first appearance of the much-loved puppy, Kipper!Kipper the dog has found a soggy blue balloon in the garden. At first, it seems like an ordinary balloon, but it's not. It's full of fun and magic. This book is to be treasured, loved and read time and time again, with fantastic fold-out pages.This gorgeous anniversary edition comes complete with special bonus material and is an absolute must for all Kipper fans!'A great story to share.' Junior

Hodder Children's Books

The Mick Inkpen Treasury

Mick Inkpen
Authors:
Mick Inkpen

Containing seven Mick Inkpen stories, this classic collection is a perfect present.From The Blue Balloon, where Kipper first appears to Billy's Beetle and Threadbear, this book is a celebration of some of Mick Inkpen's charming tales. With a special Kipper bookmark, padded cover, gatefolds, flaps and a simple pop-up, it is sure to delight all readers.'The charmingly comical Inkpen, as always, hits the spot.' The GuardianContents:KipperBilly's BeetleThe Blue BalloonThreadbearLullabyhullaballoo!BearNothing

September 2012

An interview with Mick Inkpen

Mick Inkpen, the award-winning author/illustrator - known to his millions of readers world-wide as the creator of Kipper, Lullabyhullaballoo, The Blue Balloon, Penguin Small and of course Wibbly Pig – has two brand new Wibbly Pig books publishing in September: Wibbly Pig has 10 Balloons and Oh no Wibbly Pig, not a rabbit!. Here he talks to Graham Marks about this, that and quite a lot more...

Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

Mick Inkpen

Mick Inkpen, the award-winning author/illustrator - known to his millions of readers world-wide as the creator of Kipper, Lullabyhullaballoo, The Blue Balloon, Penguin Small and of course Wibbly Pig – has two brand new Wibbly Pig books publishing in September: Wibbly Pig has 10 Balloons and Oh no Wibbly Pig, not a rabbit!. Here he talks to Graham Marks about this, that and quite a lot more...

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Blue Balloon Activity Sheet

Mick Inkpen, the bestselling creator of Kipper and Wibbly Pig, brings us another delightful story with the classic The Blue Balloon. Download an activity sheet here.