The Resource Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade, written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet

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

Label
Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
Title
Balloons over Broadway
Title remainder
the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Production manager
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweet, Melissa
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Elementary Grade
LC call number
PN1982.S27
LC item number
S84 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newborn, Rachel.
  • Paquette, Crystal.
  • Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sarg, Tony
  • Sarg, Tony
  • Sarg, Tony
  • Sarg, Tony
  • Puppeteers
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Parades
  • Puppeteers
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Parades
  • Puppeteers
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Parades
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade, written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
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"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547199450
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010044181
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)678923828
  • (OCoLC)ocn678923828
Label
Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade, written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Publication
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"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547199450
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010044181
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)678923828
  • (OCoLC)ocn678923828

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