By Nina LaCour & Ashling Lindsay
With empathy and charming art, this story illuminates how childhood companions bring a little magic to the world.
With a good friend like Loonie the yellow balloon, one child finds that anything is possible. From reading aloud in bed to dance parties in her room, Loonie makes each activity a little brighter, a little more full of sunshine. But when it’s time for Loonie to float away, the sunshine goes, too. And while tending to the garden helps a little bit, the world is now silent and grey. One day, though, flowers start to push up from the soil, big and full of hope. And the memory of Loonie begins to emerge in unexpected places...