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Author Yolen, Jane, author.

Title The Leather Apron Club : Benjamin Franklin, his son Billy, and America's first circulating library / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Wendell Minor.

Publication Info. Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.3092 YOL    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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Summary "Billy Franklin discovers a love of learning and books through the Leather Apron Club library, run by his father, the famous Benjamin Franklin."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature.
Franklin, William, 1731-1813 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Family -- Juvenile literature.
Books and reading -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Juvenile literature.
Junto (Club : Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Juvenile literature.
Library Company of Philadelphia -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Statesmen's children -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Minor, Wendell, illustrator.
Added Title Benjamin Franklin, his son Billy, and America's first circulating library
ISBN 9781580897198 (hardcover)
1580897193 (hardcover)

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