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The Resource Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Label
Chasing Vermeer
Title
Chasing Vermeer
Statement of responsibility
by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When seemingly unrelated and strange events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Member of
Summary
When seemingly unrelated and strange events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Children's or Young Adult Mystery, 2005.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2005.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Mystery Novel, 2005.
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Children's category, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Parents' Choice Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372978
Lccn
2002152106
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372978
Lccn
2002152106
Other physical details
ill.

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