Irish Book Awards

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A vibrant new adventure from the award-winning creator of The Lonely Beast. Tin is looking after his little sister Nickel when she grabs hold of a balloon and floats away! Tin and his dog Zinc set off in hot pursuit as she floats towards the big city… Can they rescue Nickel before she goes too far?