Mathilda and the Orange Balloon (Hardcover)

By Randall de Seve, Jen Corace (Illustrator)

Balzer + Bray, 9780061726859, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 16, 2010

List Price: 16.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

How can a small sheep become a big orange balloon?

With a lot of imagination and determination—anything is possible!



About the Author

Randall de Sève made her debut as an author with the New York Times bestseller Toy Boat, illustrated by Loren Long. She is also the author of The Duchess of Whimsy, illustrated by her husband, Peter de Sève. Randall lives with him and their two daughters in Brooklyn, New York.



Jen Corace is an artist and freelance illustrator who lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island. Originally from the suburbs of southern New Jersey, she eventually made her way to the Rhode Island School of Design and graduated with a BFA in illustration. Jen has previously collaborated with Amy Krouse Rosenthal on Little Pea, Little Hoot, and Little Hoot.



Praise For Mathilda and the Orange Balloon

Praise for Randall de Seve:“With plenty of buoyant charm and imaginative artwork, this contemporary Little Toot has an abundance of child appeal.”
-Booklist (starred review)

Praise for Jen Corace, Hansel and Gretel:“Corace’s distinctive illustrations feature strong composition, confident line work, and a fine sense of color.”
-Booklist

Praise for Jen Corace, LITTLE HOOT:“Corace’s illustrations similarly provide bounce and verve.”
-New York Times (review by Daniel Handler)

Praise for Jen Corace, LITTLE HOOT:“Another captivating, crowd-pleasing twist”
-Kirkus Reviews

Praise for Jen Corace, LITTLE PEA:“Corace’s warmhearted ink-and-watercolor paintings plays up the most of ample white space, which plays up the vibrant greenness of the Pea family.”
-Publishers Weekly