Babar and the Runaway Egg

Laurent de Brunhoff, Author ABRAMS $9.95 (0p) ISBN 978-0-8109-4838-9
De Brunhoff's popular pachyderm is back in a pair of paper-over-board books written by Ellen Weiss. Celeste's children scramble to find the perfect presents for her in Babar: A Gift for Mother, with images adapted by Judith Gray. When Isabelle thinks she is too young to make a gift or to do chores to earn enough to buy one, Babar helps her come up with something wonderful. In Babar and the Runaway Egg, with images adapted by Jean-Claude Gibert, a half-hatched egg leads everyone on a wild goose chase one spring day.
Reviewed on: 03/01/2004
Release date: 03/01/2004
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