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Balloons over Broadway: the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade

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Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children,
Pub. Date:
c2011.
Language:
English
Description
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.
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ISBN:
9780547199450
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 1000L
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Grouping Author sweet melissa
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-11-16 19:02:56PM
Last Indexed 2019-11-19 00:50:15AM

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subject_facet Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature
Puppeteers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Sarg, Tony, -- 1882-1942 -- Juvenile literature
Thanksgiving Day -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature
title_display Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
title_full Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade / written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet
title_short Balloons over Broadway :
title_sub the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
topic_facet History
Parades
Puppeteers
Sarg, Tony
Thanksgiving Day