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The Sixty-Eight Rooms
(eBook)

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Published:
[S.l.]: Random House Children's Books, 2010.
Format:
eBook
Content Description:
288 pages
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
730L
Fountas & Pinnell:
U
Status:
Available Online
Description

Almost everybody who has grown up in Chicago knows about the Thorne Rooms. Housed in the Children’s Galleries of the Chicago Art Institute, they are a collection of 68 exquisitely crafted miniature rooms made in the 1930s by Mrs. James Ward Thorne. Each of the 68 rooms is designed in the style of a different historic period, and every detail is perfect, from the knobs on the doors to the candles in the candlesticks. Some might even say, the rooms are magic. Imagine—what if you discovered a key that allowed you to shrink so that you were small enough to sneak inside and explore the rooms’ secrets? What if you discovered that others had done so before you? And that someone had left something important behind? Fans of Chasing Vermeer, The Doll People, and From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler will be swept up in the magic of this exciting art adventure! From the Hardcover edition.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780375893247
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.2, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
730
Fountas & Pinnell:
U

Notes

Description
Almost everybody who has grown up in Chicago knows about the Thorne Rooms. Housed in the Children’s Galleries of the Chicago Art Institute, they are a collection of 68 exquisitely crafted miniature rooms made in the 1930s by Mrs. James Ward Thorne. Each of the 68 rooms is designed in the style of a different historic period, and every detail is perfect, from the knobs on the doors to the candles in the candlesticks. Some might even say, the rooms are magic. Imagine—what if you discovered a key that allowed you to shrink so that you were small enough to sneak inside and explore the rooms’ secrets? What if you discovered that others had done so before you? And that someone had left something important behind? Fans of Chasing Vermeer, The Doll People, and From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler will be swept up in the magic of this exciting art adventure! From the Hardcover edition.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Malone, M., & Call, G. (2010). The Sixty-Eight Rooms. [S.l.]: Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Malone, Marianne and Greg. Call. 2010. The Sixty-Eight Rooms. [S.l.]: Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Malone, Marianne and Greg. Call, The Sixty-Eight Rooms. [S.l.]: Random House Children's Books, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Malone, Marianne., and Greg Call. The Sixty-Eight Rooms. [S.l.]: Random House Children's Books, 2010. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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