KidLit RADIO: BALLOONS OVER BROADWAY Read Out Loud

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Ever wonder who came up with the idea for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons? KidLit Radio is back with a special Thanksgiving podcast edition of Read Out Loud. Join Rocco as he reads Melissa Sweet’s BALLOONS OVER BROADWAY.

ABOUT THE BOOK

Balloons Over Broadway
By Melissa Sweet 

Everyone’s a New Yorker on Thanksgiving Day when young and old rise early to see which giant new balloons will fill the skies for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Who first invented these “upside-down puppets”? Meet Tony Sarg, puppeteer extraordinaire, rendered in brilliant collage illustrations!

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23 Comments

Kid Lit TV Commenter Milena

The balloons over broadway video is now set to private. Can this be fixed to where it is shareable again?

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Kid Lit TV Commenter Dorothy

This book is a wonderful story to share with students preparing for Thanksgiving. Please let us know when the video link is working again!

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Kid Lit TV Commenter Casey

I’m hoping to be able to read this book with my class! Hoping the video is available again soon!

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Kid Lit TV Commenter Sarah Mayhew

The Balloons Over Broadway read aloud clip isnt working. Is there anyway to fix this link?

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Kid Lit TV Commenter darrell

how do you make a puppet out of wood? why are there so many people? THE STORY WAS SO COOL.

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Kid Lit TV Commenter darrell

how do you make a puppet out of wood? and how do you fit a lot of heiliunm or air?

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