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Strawberry Shortcake and the Big Balloon Race (Parker Brothers Story Book: Strawberry Shortcake)

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While the kids from Strawberryland celebrate the first harvest of the summer with a hot air balloon rally, the Purple Pieman tries to steal their crops.
Hardcover, 42 pages
Published August 1st 1983 by Parker Brothers
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Christina
Feb 19, 2017 rated it liked it
This was one of the few books in this series published by Parker Brothers that wasn't based on one of the original Strawberry Shortcake specials, which I remember fondly from my childhood. It's an original story featuring the Strawberry Shortcake characters, and is pretty typical of the franchise. The kids have a ballon race, the Purple Pie Man sends his Berry Birds to steal their berries. [spoiler alert] The kids defeat the birds, and have a party to celebrate. Only thing of note here is that A ...more
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Jan 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Strawberry Shortcake and the Big Balloon Race is a story with the classic Strawberry Shortcake. Strawberry and the other kids in Strawberryland celebrate the first harvest of strawberries with a big balloon race, but the evil Purple Pieman and his birds try to steal their crop!
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Feb 21, 2010 rated it really liked it
Another good 'old' Strawberry book. From the '80's and so fun!
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