The twenty-one balloons

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A Newbery Medal Winner Professor William Waterman Sherman intends to fly across the Pacific Ocean. But through a twist of fate, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, eccentric inhabitants, and incredible balloon inventions.Winner of the 1948 Newbery Medal , this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition. "William Pene du Bois combines his rich imagination, scientific tastes, and brilliant artistry to tell astory that has no age limit."-- The Horn Book
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Grouping Title twenty one balloons
Grouping Author du bois william pène
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series Puffin modern classics
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subject_facet Balloons -- Fiction
Balloons -- Juvenile fiction
Krakatoa (Indonesia) -- Eruption, 1883 -- Juvenile fiction
Krakatoa (Indonesia) -- Eruption, 1883. -- Fiction
Newbery medal -- 1948
Voyages and travels -- Fiction
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The twenty-one balloons
title_full The twenty-one balloons / written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
The twenty-one balloons / written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois
title_short The twenty-one balloons
topic_facet Balloons
Eruption, 1883
Newbery medal
Voyages and travels