8 edition of The Twenty-One Balloons PMC found in the catalog.
April 21, 2005
Written in English
Puffin Modern Classics
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
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News, author interviews, critics' picks and southindiatrails.com: William Pene Du Bois. A Newbery Medal Winner Professor William Waterman Sherman intends to fly across the Pacific Ocean. But through a twist of fate, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, eccentric inhabitants, and incredible balloon southindiatrails.com of the Newbery Medal, this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition.4/5(35).
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Editions for The Twenty-One Balloons: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published Cited by: After reading the Twenty-One Balloons, I discovered the theme of the book was peace is hard to come by in our world. I know this is the theme because the main character, Professor William Waterman Sherman, who is a retired arithmetic teacher and an accomplished balloonist, tries more than once to spend a large amount of time alone but fails.
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Jul 09, · Decoding the Newbery is a monthly column in which Newbery Medal winners are examined and deconstructed by regular contributor and author Catherine Faris King.
This month, Catherine examines Newbery Medalist The Twenty-One Balloons By William Pene du Bois. William Pene du Bois’ The Twenty-One Balloons relates the peculiar tale of Professor William Waterman. Once Professor Sherman leans the secrets of Krakatoa, he must remain there forever--unless he can find a means of escape.
Recommended for ages 8 to The Newbery Medal winner. The Twenty-one Balloons () by William Pene du BoisPages: William Pène du Bois () was an American writer and illustrator who is best remembered for his books for young readers.
He was one of the founders of The Paris Review and illustrated books by Jules Verne, John Steinbeck, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Charlotte Zolotow, and others.
He won the Newbery Medal for The Twenty-One Balloons and received two Caldecott Honors for his /5(3). The Twenty-One Balloons.
Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. Three weeks after leaving San Francisco to cross the Pacific in a balloon, Professor Sherman was picked up floating in the ocean. The tale he tells about his journey is fantastic. Find This Book Add to Reading List Please note that the Lexile measures for a.
Jun 04, · THE TWENTY ONE BALLOONS - ENGLISH by WILLIAM PENE DU BOIS. Topics ENGLISH, AWARD WINNING CHILDREN'S BOOK Collection opensource Language English.
ENGLISH, AWARD WINNING CHILDREN'S BOOK Addeddate Identifier TheTwentyOneBalloons-English Identifier-ark ark://t13n6vq31 Ocr ABBYY FineReader. Preview of The Twenty-One Balloons Summary: In this story, a sixty-six-year-old retired arithmetic teacher decides to take a hot-air balloon trip around the world in an effort to get away from everyone.
Halfway around the globe, however, he becomes stranded on a volcanic island that is about to.Jul 31, · 1. The Twenty-One Balloons -- Newberry Winner Author: William Pene du Bois, Puffin Books. Relates to the incredible adventures of Professor William .Although the narrative begins and ends in San Francisco and offers an intervening excursion to New York City, most of the action takes place on Krakatoa, a volcanic island west of Java in the Pacific.