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The twenty-one balloons

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Publisher:
Puffin Books,
Pub. Date:
1975, c1947.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 6
Fountas & Pinnell:
V
Description
A Newbery Medal Winner Professor William Waterman Sherman intends to fly across the Pacific Ocean. But through a twist of fate, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, eccentric inhabitants, and incredible balloon inventions.Winner of the 1948 Newbery Medal , this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition. "William Pene du Bois combines his rich imagination, scientific tastes, and brilliant artistry to tell astory that has no age limit."-- The Horn Book
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ISBN:
9780758702203
9780140320978
9780670734412
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.8, 6 Points
Fountas & Pinnell:
V
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Grouped Work ID 8ab2f844-388b-5060-45d6-8a8a967aac07
Grouping Title twenty one balloons
Grouping Author pène du bois william
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-13 04:37:26AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-16 04:53:55AM

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display_description Relates the incredible adventures of Professor William Waterman Sherman who in 1883 sets off in a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic.
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subject_facet Balloons -- Juvenile fiction, Balloons -- Stories, Fantasies, Krakatoa (Indonesia) -- Eruption, 1883 -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1948), Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The twenty-one balloons
title_full The twenty-one balloons / written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
title_short The twenty-one balloons
topic_facet Balloons, Eruption, 1883, Fantasies, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1948), Stories, Voyages and travels