Augustin and the Hot Air Balloon
Augustin is a poor boy who lives in a barn.
Celine is a rich girl who lives in a mighty palace.
Together they escape into the sky . . .
Only to land in a world of terrible trouble and dangerous secrets!
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David Metzenthen is the highly-regarded author of many books for children and young adults. He has been awarded Premiers’ prizes, a Prime Minister’s award and a CBCA Book of the Year award. He now lives in Melbourne with his wife and two children.
Ford Street Publishing
Ford Street Publishing is a small independent Australian publisher of books for children and young adults. Since its establishment in 2007, Ford Street has published over 140 titles ranging from picture books through to middle-grade and young adult novels.