You Can't Take A Balloon Into The Metropolitan Museum

Paperback | January 29, 2001

byJacqueline Preiss WeitzmanIllustratorRobin Glasser, Robin Preiss Glasser

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While she's in the Metropolitan Museum with her grandmother, a little girl leaves her prized yellow balloon tied to a railing outside. But its string becomes untied, and the balloon embarks on an uproarious journey through New York City. With an ever-increasing cast of wacky urban characters in tow, it soars past a host of landmarks. Eighteen famous paintings and sculptures are reproduced in this delightful, wordless book that explores the magical relationship between art and life.

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While she's in the Metropolitan Museum with her grandmother, a little girl leaves her prized yellow balloon tied to a railing outside. But its string becomes untied, and the balloon embarks on an uproarious journey through New York City. With an ever-increasing cast of wacky urban characters in tow, it soars past a host of landmarks. E...

Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman lives in New York City.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 11 × 11 × 0.13 inPublished:January 29, 2001Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140568166

ISBN - 13:9780140568165

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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"A wordless picture book that playfully echoes the style of Eloise and the substance of the Red Balloon.... Lively, squiggly ink sketches...tell a vivid, happy tale." --Booklist, starred review