Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
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Published:
Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, c2011.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 29 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 1000L
Status:
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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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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780547199450, 0547199457
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
1000

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
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.
Awards
Sibert Medal, 2012.
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