This is an adventurous and engaging children's book that takes young readers on a journey around the world with Gordon, a lively and adventurous balloon. Gordon's escapades involve learning new things, meeting interesting people, and navigating the challenges that come with being a balloon.
In this particular adventure, Gordon is traveling with a circus when a storm unexpectedly strikes their ship, leaving them stranded on an island. The story unfolds as Gordon and the circus crew find themselves in a perilous situation. Lost in the middle of the ocean with no means of escape, it's up to Gordon to use his wit and resourcefulness to save the day.