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Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade / written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet.

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  • 77 of 82 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rockville Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rockville Public Library JB SARG (Text to phone) 34035128952021 Juvenile Biography Available -

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General Note: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children is an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.
Illustrations rendered using gouache, collage and mixed media.
"Book design by Rachel Newborn ; Production supervision by Crystal Paquette ; Manufactured in Singapore"--Title page verso.
Sibert Informational Book Award Winner (2012).
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2015.
Sibert Informational Book Award Winner (2012).
Accelerated Reader 5.4.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.4 0.5 146536.
Reading Counts RC K-2 5.5 2.0 55737.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: Award-winning artist Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Target Audience Note:
Elementary Grade.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 5.4.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.4 0.5 146536.
Reading Counts RC K-2 5.5 2.0 55737.
Awards Note:
Sibert Informational Book Award Winner (2012).
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2015.
Sibert Informational Book Award Winner (2012).
Subject: Sarg, Tony 1882-1942 Juvenile literature
Sarg, Tony 1882-1942
Puppeteers United States Biography Juvenile literature
Thanksgiving Day New York (State) New York History Juvenile literature
Parades New York (State) New York History Juvenile literature
Puppeteers United States Biography
Thanksgiving Day New York (State) New York History
Parades New York (State) New York History
Genre: Biographies.
Picture books for children.
Children's stories -- Pictorial works.
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