Bubble Trouble

By Margaret Mahy; Polly Dunbar (Illustrator)
(Clarion Books, Hardcover, 9780547074214, 37pp.)

Publication Date: April 2009

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Description

Another hilarious rhyming romp from the team who brought us the popular DOWN THE BACK OF THE CHAIR.

When little Mabel’s bubble gets away from her, it’s her baby brother who gets into trouble. Soon he’s floating out of the house, above the fence, and all over town! And it’s up to Mabel, Mother, and the rest of the townspeople to get him safely back down. Who knew that so much trouble could come from one little bubble?




About the Author
Margaret Mahy lived in New Zealand and was internationally acknowledged as one of the most outstanding children s writers of her day. She was the author of more than two hundred books for children of all ages, two of which receivedEngland's Carnegie Medal and others of which have garnered numerous citations from the American Library Association. She was also the recipient of an Order of New Zealand, the highest honor a citizen can receive. In 2006 she receivd the Hans Christian Andersen award for her contributions to international children's literature.

Polly Dunbar is the author and illustrator of Penguin, DogBlue, and Flyaway Katie (all published by Candlewick). She is also the illustrator of Margaret Mahy's Down the Back of the Chair.She studied illustration at BrightArt School and now lives and works in Brighton, England.


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Thursday, Dec 10, 2009

The end of another year means another giant stack of books you missed during the past 12 months. Nancy Pearl, our favorite librarian, stops by to share recommendations that should keep old, young and 'tween readers content. More at NPR.org

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