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4 edition of The Purple Balloon found in the catalog.

The Purple Balloon

by Chris Raschka

  • 261 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Schwartz & Wade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7430021M
ISBN 100375942599
ISBN 109780375942594
OCLC/WorldCa70839665

Sam Hunt: Purple Balloon and other stories - Sam Hunt is New Zealand’s best known and most visible contemporary poet. In this feature-length documentary, Ginette McDonald calls him “the most impersonated man in New Zealand”. Director Tim Rose, who has known Hunt since he was a boy, decided too little was known about him beyond his flamboyant, public persona.   The Purple Balloon by Chris Raschka is recommended by Children's Hospice International (CHI). A little sticker on the front of the book reads, "Sales of this book help critically ill children" and on the back flap: "A Portion Of The Publisher's Proceeds Will Be Donated To CHI." Raschka is an award-winning author and illustrator. I.

  The Purple Balloon (Picture Book): Raschka, Christopher: Easy-to-read text reveals that dying is hard work, for the old and especially the young, and how good it is that so many people help when a person dies, from medical staff to clergy and friends to family members. Clip Art by Morphart 0 / 0 purple balloon party decoration celebration festive icon Clipart by stockgiu 0 / 0 vector balloons Clip Art by jstan 7 / purple balloon in the sky background Stock Illustration by realcg 0 / 50 Birthday balloons Drawing by dominikhladik 22 / Angry Purple Balloon Cartoon Mascot Character Clipart by HitToon 0.

Purple Balloon Alzheimer's Awareness and Caregiver Resources, Melbourne, FL. 35 likes. Purple Balloon raises awareness of the impact Alzheimer's Disease has on the entire family. Every family's Followers: As a frail premature baby Skye had been given numerous blood transfusions, one of which had transmitted the AIDS virus, not identified until after her fifth birthday. This is the story of her courageous - and tragic - battle for survival. Ages adult s: 1.


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A purple ballon with a calm face is the final image in the book. The balloon's wings ripple below it, suggesting wings as it floats in the air, its face is calm and peaceful. The book also gives some concrete suggestions that children and their families can do /5(13).

"The Purple Balloon" is a Caldecott award winning picture book, and it is appropriate for all ages. This book is important because it talks about dying, and how sometimes young people die too.

It explains how having good people in your life, like family and friends, can make dying less The Purple Balloon book. A purple ballon with a calm face is the final image in the book.

The balloon's wings ripple below it, suggesting wings as it floats in the air, its face is calm and peaceful. The book also gives some concrete suggestions that children and their families can do to support someone facing a life ending illness/5(15). Cute Purple Hot Air Balloon Address Book Keep track of your contacts with the 6 x 9 large print Cute Purple Hot Air Balloon Address Book.

It has a convenient place to record all the important details: Name, address, home phone number, work phone number, cell number, Pages: Raschka (The Hello, Goodbye Window) broaches the topic of death in this solemn book, crafted for terminally ill and/or grieving balloons, potato-printed in muted watercolor on beige.

About The Purple Balloon. When a child becomes aware of his pending death (children tend to know long before the rest of us even want to consider it), and is given the opportunity to draw his feelings, he will often draw a blue or purple balloon, released and unencumbered, on its way upward.

purple balloon’s friends said. Perspective For Grades 4–8 The balloon shown in the beginning of the book is old. The balloon shown in the middle and end of the book is young. Discuss how the feelings of an old person dying may differ from a child’s feelings. What might be the same.

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Purple Balloon/5(26). The Purple Balloon by Chris Raschka. A picture book conceived for terminally ill children, their families, and friends read more.

A picture book conceived for terminally ill children, their families, and friends offers gentle and affirming acknowledgment of difficult feelings while recognizing the importance of relationships in the life of a child who is dying.

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"A real toy with moving wheels, an award winning sing-a-long tape, and a music and lyric book playfully illustrated in full color." Stories by Purple Balloon Players (Musical group) (Recording). When a child becomes aware of his pending death (children tend to know long before the rest of us even want to consider it), and is given the opportunity to draw his feelings, he will often draw a blue or purple balloon, released and unencumbered, on its way upward.

Health-care professionals have discovered that this is true, regardless of a child's cultural or religious background and 4/5(26). The book closes with a short list for kids, “What you can do to help” when a friend is sick or in the hospital.

“The Purple Balloon” addresses an important need — a way to open conversations about death with grieving or dying children. The child balloon turns purple as it dies; the reassuring text tells readers that, "Good help makes dying less hard. / Good help makes leaving easier." A portion of the proceeds goes to Children's Hospice International.

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Purple Balloon Book Signing Photos “The Purple Balloon,” by award winning illustrator and author, Chris Raschka, was introduced in May and a book signing was held at Books of Wonder in NYC”.