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HarperCollins Children's Books, 2011 - Children's stories - 32 pages
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Floyd gets his kite stuck up a tree. He throws up his shoe to shift it, but that gets stuck too. So he throws up his other shoe and that gets stuck, along with a ladder, a pot of paint, the kitchen sink, an orang-utan and a whale, amongst other things! Will Floyd ever get his kite back?

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

When Floyd's kite gets stuck in a tree, he throws his shoe up to dislodge it, only to find that the shoe gets stuck as well. Soon his other shoe, a cat, a ladder, and a succession of ever-larger and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I watched a reading of this on youtube. It is what it is - if you appreciate the absurd, if you're as self-centered as a normal child and perhaps could use a little lesson in empathy, you'll probably bust a gut over this. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Oliver Jeffers graduated from The University of Ulster in 2001 with First Class honours. His outstanding talent has been recognised by several high-profile awards, including the Nestl Children's Book Prize Gold Award. 'Lost and Found' animation was broadcast on Channel 4. Oliver lives and works in Brookyln, New York.

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