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The Resource Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

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Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
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Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
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written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
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eng
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A picture book chronicle of the life of children's book pioneer John Newbery describes how he imagined books filled with stories, science and games before becoming a celebrated author and publisher, changing the literary world forever
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Title
Balderdash!
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Summary
Describes John Newbery's life and how he reinvented children's literature by creating books that were designed to bring young children pleasure and entertainment, as opposed to mere instruction
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individual biography
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10559036
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DLC
Dewey number
  • 070.5092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z325.N53
LC item number
M37 2017
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850
Literary form
non fiction
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Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
juvenile
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John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
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John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
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by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
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Balderdash!
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John Newbery and the boisterous birth of childrens books
Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
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Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, written by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
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Includes bibliographical references
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ocn929985267
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Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
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Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780811879224
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(hc)
Lccn
2015028182
Other physical details
color illustrations

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