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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
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When strange and seemingly unrelated 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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
ZWA
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 5.4.
  • 5.6.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Control code
ocn846866466
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545541015
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
System control number
(OCoLC)846866466
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Control code
ocn846866466
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545541015
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
System control number
(OCoLC)846866466

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