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The Resource The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois

The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three weeks after leaving San Francisco in a balloon to fly across the Pacific, Professor Sherman is picked up in the Atlantic clinging to wreckage
Member of
Summary
Tells of the adventures of William Sherman, who flys a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Award
Newberry Medal, 1948.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1948.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089034
Cataloging source
BKX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Puffin Modern Classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Viking Press, 1947
  • Originally published by Puffin Books, 1986
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Puffin Modern Classics edition.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780142403303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006272600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm59668145
  • (OCoLC)59668145
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Viking Press, 1947
  • Originally published by Puffin Books, 1986
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Puffin Modern Classics edition.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780142403303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006272600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm59668145
  • (OCoLC)59668145

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