Nosy Crow

The Big Balloon (Nosy Crow Hardcover Picture Book – Axel Scheffler)

Nosy Crow

The Big Balloon (Nosy Crow Hardcover Picture Book – Axel Scheffler)


Product Code: NC021

Age: 3y+

Out of stock


Pip is very proud of his big red balloon. But when he lets the balloon go and it pops, he is inconsolable. Luckily, Posy has a clever idea to cheer up her friend and soon they are having fun again!

Pip and Posy books are great for helping young children develop social and self-care skills as well as managing feelings.

Hardcover: 32 pages

ISBN: 9780857631008

Dimensions: 22.8 x 1.4 x 22.8 cm

Written and illustrated by: Axel Scheffler


“A sweet story of friendship and understanding written and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Full of interest, bright colours and expressive faces, this is an ideal book to read to young children … As well as enjoying the story, children will like noticing all the extra details. And with its padded cover and sturdy binding it is a book that wil last as well as a story that will endure.” – The Scotsman

“A sweet tale of friendship that will be perfect to share before a sleepover… but don’t forget the favourite toy!” – Parents in Touch

About the author:

Axel is best known for his partnership with Julia Donaldson, on books including Room on the Broom and The Gruffalo. For Nosy Crow, Axel has illustrated a number of other highly successful titles, including the Pip and Posy series, The Grunts and the bestselling Flip Flap series.