"Illustrated in colors as thin and watery as the moralistic narrative, this barely leaves the ground next to such similarly premised tales as Christoph Heuer's Lola and Fred (2006) or Hans de Beer's Little Polar Bear and the Big Balloon (2002). (Picture book. 6-8)"
In this weak import, a donkey's quixotic dreams of flight are frustrated until a canine friend suddenly remembers the large balloon so conveniently caught in a nearby tree.
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