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The twenty-one balloons
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Published:
New York : Puffin Books, 2005.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Puffin modern classics ed.
Physical Desc:
179 pages : ill. ; 20 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 6
Rating:
6.8.
Status:
Cane Ridge Elementary - Kids Fiction
F DUB
Smith Springs Elementary - Kids Fiction
F DUB
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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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780142403303 (Mackin), 014240330X (Mackin)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.8, 6 Points

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
6.8.
Target Audience
4-6.
Target Audience
1070,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,MG,6.8,6.0,91.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,5.7,9.0,11918.
Awards
Newbery Medal, 1948
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APA Citation (style guide)

Du Bois, W. P. 1. (2005). The twenty-one balloons. Puffin modern classics ed. New York: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Du Bois, William Pène. 1916-. 2005. The Twenty-one Balloons. New York: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Du Bois, William Pène. 1916-, The Twenty-one Balloons. New York: Puffin Books, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Du Bois, William Pène. 1916-. The Twenty-one Balloons. Puffin modern classics ed. New York: Puffin Books, 2005. 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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