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The Resource Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Label
Chasing Vermeer
Title
Chasing Vermeer
Statement of responsibility
by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When strange and seemingly unrelated events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Member of
Summary
When seemingly unrelated and strange events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Children's or Young Adult Mystery, 2005.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2005.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Mystery Novel, 2005.
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Children's category, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
UUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balliett, Blue
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B2128
LC item number
Ch 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Helquist, Brett
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Art
  • Vermeer, Johannes
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Control code
ocm58970671
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)58970671
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Publication
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Control code
ocm58970671
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)58970671

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