No. of pages 48
This book is the winner of numerous awards. It was recognised by the Orbis Pictus Award. It was recognised in the Ages 7-10 Years category by the Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens. It also was recognised by the Robert F Sibert Informational Book Award.
This book has been graded for interest at 6-10 years.
There are 48 pages in this book. This book was published 2010 by Flash Point .
Brian Floca is the author and illustrator of Locomotive , winner of the 2013 Caldecott Medal; Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 , a Robert F. Sibert Honor Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; Lightship , also a Sibert Honor Book; and Racecar Alphabet , an ALA Notable Children's Book. He has illustrated Avi's Poppy Stories, Kate Messner's Marty McGuire novels, and Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan's Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring , a Sibert Honor Book and winner of the Orbis Pictus Award. You can visit him online at BrianFloca. com. Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan are the authors of several distinctive books about art. Their work, Vincent van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist , was named a 2002 Sibert Award Honor Book.
This book has been nominated for the following awards:
Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books For Children and Teens
This book was recognised in the Ages 7-10 Years category by the Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens.
Orbis Pictus Award
This book was recognised by the Orbis Pictus Award.
Robert F Sibert Informational Book Award
This book was recognised by the Robert F Sibert Informational Book Award.