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The Resource A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
Title
A voyage in the clouds
Title remainder
the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A picture book inspired by the true story of how the first international flight was an Englishman and a French man who rode in a balloon across the English Channel"--
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2016.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10540803
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olshan, Matthew
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD570L
  • Decoding demand: 79 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 91 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 63 (high)
  • Structure demand: 85 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
3.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blackall, Sophie
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jeffries, John
  • Blanchard, Jean-Pierre
  • Jeffries, John
  • Blanchard, Jean-Pierre
  • Blanchard, Jean-Pierre
  • Jeffries, John
  • Ballooning
  • Hot air balloons
  • Balloon ascensions
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1646696
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374329549
Lccn
2015036614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374329549
  • (OCoLC)928489020
Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1646696
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374329549
Lccn
2015036614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374329549
  • (OCoLC)928489020

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