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Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention / Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler.

Rosenstock, Barb (author.). Schindler, S. D. (illustrator.).
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  • 35 of 36 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620914465
  • ISBN: 1620914468
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
"Ben Franklin loved to swim and, at the age of eleven, he was determined to swim like a fish--fins and all. This ... account of young Ben's earliest invention follows the budding scientist's journey as he tests and retests his swim fins. That first big splash led Ben to even more innovations and inventions. Includes Franklin quotes, a timeline, bibliography, and source notes"
Target Audience Note:
1070 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.4 0.5 167380.
Subject: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 > Juvenile fiction.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 > Fiction.
Inventors > Juvenile fiction.
Inventions > Juvenile fiction.
Swimming > Juvenile fiction.
Picture books for children.
Inventors > Fiction.
Inventions > Fiction.
Swimming > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.

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