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Author Sweet, Melissa, 1956-

Title Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade / written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet.

Imprint Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, c2011.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 791.53 Sarg,T SWE    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 791.53 Sarg,T SWE    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction    j 791.53 Sarg,T SWE    Available
 GDL Library Connection Children's Non-fiction    j 791.53 Sarg,T SWE    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 791.53 Sarg,T SWE    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SARG,T SWE    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SARG,T SWE    In Transit
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SARG,T SWE    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 SARG,T SWE    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Reference    J REF 92 SARG,T SWE    Staff Reported Missing

Description 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Award-winning artist Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Subject Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942 -- Juvenile literature.
Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942.
Puppeteers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Thanksgiving Day -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Puppeteers -- United States -- Biography.
Thanksgiving Day -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
ISBN 9780547199450 (hbk.)
0547199457 (hbk.)

 
    
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