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Tell Me a Story: Balloon Tree

Book and CD

narrator Phoebe Gilman

Scholastic Canada Ltd
Initial publish date
Mar 2005
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    Publish Date
    Mar 2005
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3


Princess Leora is left behind at the castle with the nasty Archduke. The king has told her to signal with balloons if something goes wrong - but then the Archduke outlaws balloons. What will happen?

About the author

Pheobe Gilman was the beloved creator of the Jillian Jiggs series as well as the award-winning Something from Nothing, The Gypsy Princess, Pirate Pearl, Little Blue Ben, The Balloon Tree, and Grandma and the Pirates. She passed away in 2002.

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  • Commended, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Our Choice

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