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The Resource Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully

Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully

Label
Mirette on the high wire
Title
Mirette on the high wire
Statement of responsibility
Emily Arnold McCully
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mirette learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, a guest in her mother's boarding house, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear
Member of
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Caldecott Medal, 1993.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1992
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
112557
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCully, Emily Arnold
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Caldecott
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tightrope walking
  • Girls
  • Performance anxiety
  • Fear
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Learning
  • Ability
  • Performing arts
  • Daredevils
  • Boardinghouses
  • Tightrope walking
  • Tightrope walking
  • Ability
  • Boardinghouses
  • Daredevils
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Fear
  • Girls
  • Learning
  • Performance anxiety
  • Performing arts
  • Tightrope walking
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
207097
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399221309
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
91036324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399221309
  • (OCoLC)24544979
Label
Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
207097
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399221309
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
91036324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399221309
  • (OCoLC)24544979

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