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Big machines : the story of Virginia Lee Burton / by Sherri Duskey Rinker ; illustrated by John Rocco.

Rinker, Sherri Duskey, (author.). Rocco, John, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 13 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 921 BURTON (Text) 34207002135177 JNE Checked out 03/09/2018
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jB BUR (Text) 37521530871443 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf In transit -
Butler PL - Butler J PIC RINKER (Text) 73174005034016 Childrens: Picture Books Checked out 03/04/2018
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J B Bur (Text) 76893000264709 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO BURTON (Text) 36626103865689 JUV New Biographies Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland EB B974r (Text) 76383000453925 Kids New Shelf, E NF Checked out 03/05/2018
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV BIO BURTON (Text) 30653005585914 New Juvenile Books Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y B BURTON PRI (Text) 34330513199712 Juvenile - Primary Biographies Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW E RIN (Text) 70743000155727 Picture Books Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon J 921 BURTON (Text) 36825000856391 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544715578
  • ISBN: 0544715578
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Desribes the life of the children's book author and illustrator, conveying her life at Folly Cove, her love of dance, and how she was able to create images of machinery, including those used in her book, Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel.
Subject: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 > Juvenile literature.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Illustrators > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Children's stories > Authorship > Juvenile literature.
Illustration of books > Juvenile literature.
Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968.
Women authors, American.
Authors, American.
Women illustrators.
Children's stories > Authorship.
Illustration of books.
Women > Biography.

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