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Author Van Leeuwen, Jean.

Title The amazing air balloon / Jean Van Leeuwen ; pictures by Marco Ventura.

Publication Info. New York : Fogelman Books, [2003]


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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Edward Warren was the first person aloft in a balloon in America on June 24, 1784.
Summary In this story based on true events, a thirteen-year-old apprentice takes the first manned hot air balloon flight in America and gains new insight into life's possibilities.
Audience 590L Lexile
Decoding demand: 80 (high) Semantic demand: 93 (very high) Syntactic demand: 81 (very high) Structure demand: 90 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.5 0.5 68166.
Reading Counts RC K-2 3.1 2 Quiz: 33311 Guided reading level: M.
Subject Hot air balloons -- Juvenile fiction.
Balloon ascensions -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Ventura, Marco, 1963- illustrator.
ISBN 0803722583

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