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

Markel, Michelle, (author.). Carpenter, Nancy, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY 921 NEW (Text) 37323005302776 NEW-BKS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780811879224
  • ISBN: 0811879224
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Newbery, John, 1713-1767 > Juvenile literature.
Publishers and publishing > England > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Children's literature > Publishing > England > History > 18th century.
Newbery Medal > History > Juvenile literature.
Picture books.
Newbery, John, 1713-1767.
Publishers and publishing > England > Biography.
Children's literature > Publishing > England > History > 18th century.
Newbery Medal > History.
Publishers and publishing > England > Biography.
Children's literature > Publishing > England > History > 18th century.
Genre: Biographies.

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