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

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

Label
Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
Title
Balderdash!
Title remainder
John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
Statement of responsibility
by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
Title variation
Balderdash!
Title variation remainder
John Newbery and the boisterous birth of childrens books
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10559036
Cataloging source
DLC
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Markel, Michelle
Dewey number
  • 070.5092
  • 920
Index
no index present
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850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 2
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Carpenter, Nancy
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery, John
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Children's literature
  • Newbery Medal
  • Publishers and publishing
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books
Label
Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056594297
Extent
1 v
Isbn
9780811879224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)929985267
Label
Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books, by Michelle Markel ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056594297
Extent
1 v
Isbn
9780811879224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)929985267

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