I enjoyed the book immensely and found it utterly chARRRRRming A dreamy holiday for a wee pirate with some colorful swashbuckling characters Cap n Slappy, co founder of Talk Like a Pirate Day An amusement park beset by pirates is a winning combination Young pirate apprentices will enjoy this wild ride as Baltazar and his new friends search for treasure.younger pirates will also enjoy having the story read to them as they explore the intricate and wonderful artwork that fills each page Pirates and PrivateersAges ago, Greybeard hid his treasure chest from fellow swashbucklers Ever since, the beautiful Captain and her infamous Corsairs have searched for it, but their map missed the key piece Tonight Redlocks recruits Greybeard s descendant, young Baltazar, to help locate the long lost riches.The boy leads the way, but now the bustling amusement park Treasure Island sits atop the buried booty Join the crew of the flying Cutlass a legendary cast that includes Hook, Long John Silver, and Black Bart on a roller coaster to discover where X marks the spot Can Baltazar help them strike pay dirt before their tickets expire Fans of Pirateology, How I Became a Pirate, Pirates Don t Change Diapers will enjoy this ultimate joy ride The best part The head pirate, Captain Redlocks, is a redheaded woman Oh yes she is And she captains the Cutlass, the fastest ship in the skies Because not only men can be all swarthy and adventurous and brandish swords and wear cool black eye patches.My redheaded daughter and I think this book should immediately be made into a movie, since the stunning illustrations look like animation and the theme park tie in is just too good for Hollywood to pass up When it comes out, don t say I didn t tell you so Cool Mom Picks Movies and television shows have altered what captivates and entertains our kids during story time these days Although classic stories will always make a wonderful addition to any collection, children often look for engaging visuals and storylines In the new children s picture book, Baltazar and the Flying Pirates, kids step right into a fun and beautifully illustrated adventure Baltazar, a young boy with a very imaginative mind, has a dream about pirates and their treasure, bringing readers to an amusement park on a quest to find the pirates hidden treasure chest despite having an incomplete map and needing to overcome different obstacles The story looks like an animated film, and the lively drawings prove perfect for inspiring little minds Your child will not be disappointed by this story in fact, don t be surprised if you get requests to read it over and over again Mom Central Best Download Baltazar and the Flying Pirates [ by ] Oliver Chin [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk
Hi I m the author of twenty children s picture books, a graphic novel on 9 11, and a sports commentary on Yao Ming and the Tao I love creating stories that both kids and adults can get a kick out of and enjoy countless times , and collaborating with amazing artists who bring these brave new worlds to life Themes range from trains, monsters www.monsterisle.net , pirates, and inspirational martial arts heroine Julie Black Belt www.julieblackbelt.com.A rainbow of animals inhabit the popular annual series The Tales from the Chinese Zodiac This is the only series in English that features each of the animals of the Lunar New Year We ve completed twelve unique adventures and are revising each new edition with a bilingual translation in simplified Chinese Now we have a limited edition box set that collects the whole series.Our new series The Asian Hall of Fame explores fantastic inventions from Asia Each is the first English children s picture book on the subject Dao is a cute red panda who brings the kids Emma and Ethan back in time and then back to the future Their first trip was The Discovery of Ramen The sequel was the The Discovery of Fireworks and Gunpowder.I m also the publisher of Immedium www.immedium.com which is a San Francisco publisher of children s books and contemporary art and culture Our titles include the original tales of The Octonauts www.octonauts.com , which is now a hit animated TV series worldwide and airs on the Disney Channel in the USA and Netflix.I graduated magna cum laude from Harvard in 1991 My family lives in San Francisco, CA.
- 36 pages
- Baltazar and the Flying Pirates
- Oliver Chin
- 04 September 2019 Oliver Chin