Billy saw it Mummy bought it Man threw it Billy caught it…
When Billy spots a beautiful, big, stripy balloon in the park one day, Mummy buys it for him. But Billy doesn’t manage to hold on to it for too long, and soon he and Mummy, and Puppy, are chasing it all over the park.
This charming story of a little boy’s adventure in the park is told in a rhythmic style that can’t fail to keep the reader turning the pages with the momentum of the chase. Accompanied by the author’s endearing illustrations, young children will want to return this to this book again and again.
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Jez was born in Kingston upon Thames in 1959. He went to art school in Norwich and then set about entering the competitive world of children’s books.
Jez has now written and illustrated over thirty picture books for children, he was runner up of the 1985 Mother Goose Award with his first book Bare Bear.
Jez lives in London with his Danish wife.
Billy’s balloon is lots of fun
It makes him jump and skip and run
When it floats away – he starts to race
Open the book – enjoy the chase.
A perfect story for sharing with very young children, using rhythm and
rhyme to help them look and learn.
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Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good Clean Condition Book. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0003536713
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001041940