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

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

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois
Title variation
The 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
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pène du Bois, William
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.D8527
LC item number
Tw 1975
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hot air balloons
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published ... April 1947."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18157388
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780670734412
Lccn
47002533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(LHPL)212095
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois
Publication
Note
"First published ... April 1947."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18157388
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780670734412
Lccn
47002533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(LHPL)212095

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