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The Day Ray Got Away
Illustrated by Luke LaMarca
Table of Contents
About The Book
Ray is a parade balloon who longs to float far above the crowd, no strings attached. It’s his dream to fly on his own, though circumstances always seem to tie him down. But Ray is determined to achieve his goal, and with persistence and determination he manages to break free and soar through the skies. Readers will cheer for Ray’s triumph and delight in the joyful parade scenes—you’ll never look at a parade balloon the same way again!
About The Illustrator
Luke LaMarca is an illustrator. His first book was The Curious Demise of the Contrary Cat by Lynne Berry. He lives in Maryland.
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (September 7, 2010)
- Length: 40 pages
- ISBN13: 9780689873751
- Grades: K - 3
- Ages: 5 - 8
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Awards and Honors
- Virginia Hamilton Literary Award Recipie
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High Resolution Images
- Book Cover Image (jpg): The Day Ray Got Away Hardcover 9780689873751(5.5 MB)
- Author Photo (jpg): Angela Johnson Photograph by Roz Pinkard(0.9 MB)
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