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Author Sweet, Melissa, 1956-

Title Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade / written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
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 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Biography - CHVY-11  J B SARG    AVAILABLE
 Clinton Township PL Stacks - CTPY-12  E B SAR    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CCBB-2  J 791.53 SWE    DUE 01-29-21
 Cortland Comm Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - COLY-12  J 791.5 SWE    AVAILABLE
 CUSD 2 - Harding Grade Juvenile Non-Fiction - HGBB-3  E 921 SAR    AVAILABLE
 CUSD 2 - Sheridan Grade Juvenile Non-Fiction - SSBB-3  E 921 SAR    AVAILABLE
 Dakota CUSD 201 - ES Stacks - DA2Y-13  791.5 SWE    AVAILABLE

Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
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Summary 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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Audience AD 1000 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.4 0.5 146536.
Subject Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942 -- Juvenile literature.
Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942.
Puppeteers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Thanksgiving Day -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Thanksgiving Day -- History.
Parades -- History.
Puppets -- History.
ISBN 9780547199450

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