• Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Tin is looking after his little sister Nickel one afternoon when she grabs hold of a balloon and floats away! Tin and his dog Zinc set off in hot pursuit as she floats toward the big city. Can they rescue her before she drifts too far?

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2014
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2014-10-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV013070, JUV001000, JUV019000
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 12 x 10
Lexile 580
ATOS Reading Level 2.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 165939
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork and Reviewed


Kirkus Reviews

“Judge maintains a fast-paced narration that careens through the adventure in short, action-packed sentences…. Text and illustrations work in harmony, with each element enhancing the other. Just plain fun.” —Kirkus Reviews

School Library Journal

“[A]n excellent choice for one-on-one sharing and group read-alouds.” —School Library Journal

Author, Illustrator: Chris Judge

Chris Judge is an illustrator and painter based in Dublin, Ireland. His work has appeared in advertising, newspapers, magazines, and exhibitions around the world. His debut picture book, The Lonely Beast, won the Irish Children's Book Award in 2011.