The Red Ballon

by: Albert Lamorisse

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Once there lived a boy named Pascal. He lived in Paris. Then one day...Pascal found a balloon tied to a lamppost. Pascal had to run to school because you couldn't bring balloons on the bus. Pascal was locked up in the principal's office because he brought a balloon to school. On the way home from school, Pascal taught the balloon to follow him. Bullies tried to capture the balloon. Finally, the bullies captured the balloon.

Read The Red Balloon to find out what happens after the balloon pops.

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