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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

  • 9 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jB BUR (Text) 37521530871443 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf Checked out 12/07/2017
Butler PL - Butler J PIC RINKER (Text) 73174005034016 Childrens: Picture Books Available -
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 Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW E RIN (Text) 70743000155727 Picture Books Checked out 12/27/2017
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier E Fic RIN (Text) 76052000063827 MHTPLM Elementary Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY 921 BUR (Text) 37323005314672 EASY_921 Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library E BUR (Text) 78551000377055 Easy Collection Reshelving -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main ON-ORDER 1/CH (Text) NCSTL9780544715578 On Order On order -
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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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