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The Twenty-One Balloons (Puffin Modern Classics)

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A Newbery Medal Winner

Professor William Waterman Sherman intends to fly across the Pacific Ocean. But through a twist of fate, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, eccentric inhabitants, and incredible balloon inventions.Winner of the 1948 Newbery Medal, this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition.

“William Pene du Bois combines his rich imagination, scientific tastes, and brilliant artistry to tell a story that has no age limit.” —The Horn Book

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  • 1948 Newbery Medal

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
014240330X
ISBN 13:
9780142403303
Publication Date:
April 21, 2005