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Top 100 Children’s Novels #64: The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois

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#64 The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois (1947) 32 points A great adventure story, with a different kind of hero. Professor Sherman is a misanthrope (could he be one of the first anti-heroes?), and just wants to get away from it all (and I love him for it). Also unique in that the [...]