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The Resource Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist

Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist

Label
Chasing Vermeer
Title
Chasing Vermeer
Statement of responsibility
by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When strange and seemingly unrelated events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Member of
Summary
When seemingly unrelated and strange events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Children's or Young Adult Mystery, 2005.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2005.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Mystery Novel, 2005.
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Children's category, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balliett, Blue
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
770
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.B2128
LC item number
Ch 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Helquist, Brett
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • Art
  • Mystery and detective stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist
Instantiates
Publication
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372947
Lccn
2002152106
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439372947
  • (OCoLC)265047240
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist
Publication
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780439372947
Lccn
2002152106
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439372947
  • (OCoLC)265047240

Library Locations

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