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Where Is My Balloon?

Written by Ariel Bernstein & illustrated by Scott Magoon
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Goodreads Rating - 3.8 / 5.0
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Owl and Monkey from I Have a Balloon are back! But what happened to Owl’s balloon? Find out in this hilarious picture book about making mistakes and finding forgiveness.

Owl has a balloon. Monkey has a sock with a star and a perfectly shaped hole. But then Owl asks Monkey to hold his balloon, just for a second. What do you think happens? POP! When Owl returns and asks for his balloon, Monkey offers him everything under the sun…except for the balloon. Can their friendship survive this catastrophe?

Kirkus Reviews praised Owl and Monkey’s first adventure, I Have a Balloon, “This tightly paced narrative soars,” in a starred review.

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Who Wrote Where Is My Balloon?

Ariel Bernstein

Ariel Bernstein is very good at sharing. As long as it’s not movie popcorn and M&M’s. She is the author of <i>I Have a Balloon</i> (which received starred reviews from <i>School Library Journal </i>and <i>Kirkus Reviews </i>and was a Junior Library Guild Selection) and <i>Where Is My Balloon?</i> She lives in New Jersey with her family, many mismatched socks, and the occasional balloon. Learn more at

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Who Illustrated Where Is My Balloon?

Scott Magoon

Scott Magoon has been designing, writing, and illustrating books for young readers since 2003. He lives in Reading, Massachusetts.

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