The Big Balloon (Pip and Posy)

Author(s): Axel Scheffler

Board Books

Pip is very proud of his big red balloon. But when he lets the balloon go and it pops, he is inconsolable. Luckily, Posy has a clever idea to cheer up her friend and soon they are having fun again!Best-selling and award-winning Axel Scheffler drawing on his personal experience of being the father of a toddlerToddler books that deal with the downs as well as the ups of toddler life - children and parents will recognise their own emotional roller-coasters. But, of course, it all ends happily

$14.99(AUD) RRP $12.99(AUD)


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A brilliantly observed board book about the dramas of pre-school life

At school Axel was good at art, but didn't think of a career in illustration until he won a cuddly purple cow in a drawing competition. Axel moved to England in 1982 to study illustration at the Bath Academy of Art and then set up home in London. Axel illustrated a number of books before being paired with Julia Donaldson for her first picture book, A Squash and a Squeeze. This was the start of a hugely successful partnership. Axel's books have been translated into 42 languages. Axel lives in London with his partner and young daughter.

General Fields

  • : 9780857632449
  • : Nosy Crow Ltd
  • : Nosy Crow Ltd
  • : January 2016
  • : 180mm X 180mm X 20mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Full colour illustration throughout
  • : 24
  • : Axel Scheffler
  • : Board book
  • : Axel Scheffler