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The 21 Balloons

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Jan 1, 1986
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Relates the incredible adventures of Professor William Waterman Sherman who in 1883 sets off in a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic.

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William Pene du Bois

William Pene du Bois (1916 - 1993) won the 1948 Newbery Medal for <i>The Twenty-One Balloons</i> and received two Caldecott Honors for his illustrations for <i>Bear Party </i>and <i>Lion</i>. He illustrated books by Rumer Godden, Charlotte Zolotow, and others.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780670734412
Publication Date:
January 1, 1986
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
47002533
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
37988350
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0670734411
Lexile® Level:
1070L
ATOS® Book Level:
6.8
Accelerated Reader® Points:
6.0
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
91
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
MG

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