When their balloon is caught in a violent storm, Babar and Celeste embark on
an exciting adventure that takes them to distant lands. They arrive home at
last, only to discover that the elephants are at war. This is vintage de
Brunhoff--a must for Babar fans and a story sure to charm and engage young
About the Author: Jean de Brunhoff (1899-1937) was a writer and illustrator. Initially, he and his wife Cécile created the Babar series for their children. Brunhoff was born in Paris.