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Yo-yo maker : Pedro Flores / Paige V. Polinsky.

Polinsky, Paige V., (author.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library E 688 POL (Text) 70743000162239 Easy Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J92 FLOR (Text) 39231033461662 Children's New Materials Collection Available -
Warren PL - Warren EC 688.7 POL (Text) 33450000593606 Easy Chapter Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532110993
  • ISBN: 1532110995
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
New life -- A busy student -- Something old, something new -- Ancient success -- Machine-made marvels -- Yo-yo contest craze -- The Duncan era -- Read all about it -- Supply struggles -- How it's made -- Ups and downs -- The modern thrower -- Timeline -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the developer of the yo-yo, Pedro Flores. Follow the story of Flores as he popularizes the toy through his Yo-Yo Manufacturing Company then teams up with Donald F. Duncan to create the Duncan yo-yo! Along the way readers will learn how yo-yos are made and how to "walk the dog." Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards."--Publisher's website.
Target Audience Note:
770L Lexile
Subject: Flores, Pedro, 1899-1963 > Juvenile literature.
Toymakers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Yo-yos.
Filipinos > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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