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The Resource Skateboards, by Patricia Lakin

Skateboards, by Patricia Lakin

Label
Skateboards
Title
Skateboards
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia Lakin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Jake Eshelman of Side Project Skateboards in Houston, Texas, grew up with a love of skateboarding. After meeting his future wife in college, Jake decided to turn his passion into a career: making one-of-a-kind skateboards from beautiful pieces of found wood. This book gives readers an inside glimpse into Jake's creative process, from wheel to finished wheel! Charts, infographics, and bold photographs make this a picture book for anyone who is curious about how a skateboard is made. This book also features a history of skateboarding, a timeline, and resources to inspire kids to make their own objects by hand."--
Member of
Summary
Offers a look at a business owner who makes skateboards by hand, going into how he became involved in skateboards and demonstrating step-by-step how he carefully creates them
Illustration
Assigning source
From Amazon
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10551056
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lakin, Patricia
Dewey number
796.2209
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-12
  • Grades: 4 to 6
  • 680L
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Made by Hand
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skateboarding
  • Skateboards
  • Board books
  • Board books
  • Skateboarding
  • Skateboards
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Skateboards, by Patricia Lakin
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
1724606
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781481448338
Lccn
2016016442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781481448338
  • (OCoLC)951071037
Label
Skateboards, by Patricia Lakin
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
1724606
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781481448338
Lccn
2016016442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781481448338
  • (OCoLC)951071037

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