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The twenty-one balloons
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Published:
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Puffin Books, 1975, c1947.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
179 pages : ill. ; 20 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 6
Fountas & Pinnell:
V
Rating:
Guided reading level: V
Status:
Broadneck Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (D)
Severn Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (D)
Severna Park Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (D)
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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Language:
English
ISBN:
0758702205 (hdc.) :, 0140320970 (pbk.) :, 0670734411 (hdc.-Viking) :, 9780140320978 (pbk.) :
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.8, 6 Points
Fountas & Pinnell:
V

Notes

General Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947.
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.
Target Audience
Guided reading level: V
Awards
Newbery Medal, 1948.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Pène du Bois, W. (19751947). The twenty-one balloons. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Pène du Bois, William, 1916-1993. 19751947. The Twenty-one Balloons. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Pène du Bois, William, 1916-1993, The Twenty-one Balloons. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books, 19751947.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Pène du Bois, William. The Twenty-one Balloons. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books, 19751947. Print.

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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