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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
21 balloons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells what happens to a bored old mathematician when he takes a trip across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon
Related
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089034
Cataloging source
HCO
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pène du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: The 21 balloons
  • Newbery Award, 1948
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780670734412
Lccn
47002533
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pène du Bois
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: The 21 balloons
  • Newbery Award, 1948
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780670734412
Lccn
47002533
Other physical details
ill.

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