Synopses & Reviews
Lars, the Little Polar Bear, spends his days watching the seagulls circling overhead and dreams of flying in the sky like a bird. One day, he meets a lost puffin who cannot fly home because his wings are sticky with oil. Always ready to help a friend in need, Lars takes the little puffin to the healing waters of the hot spring, where they discover a huge hot-air balloon. At last, it seems that Lars's dream of exploring the sky will come true! But flying high above the ground is scary...
"The upbeat, playful illustrations show the two small characters against large, icy landscapes. Once the adventure begins, the purple-and-orange balloon takes center stage and adds an element of suspense. Fans of the series won't be disappointed."
When Lars, the little polar bear, helps a lost puffin remove the sticky oil from his feathers by taking him to the healing waters of the hot spring, they discover a hot-air balloon that answers Lars' dream of flying in the sky like a bird. Reprint.