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Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

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Based on 2 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
The acclaimed team that brought readers the IRA Children's Book Award-winning Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt is back with a riveting brick-by-brick account of how one of the most amazing accomplishments in American architecture came to be. It's 1930 and times are tough for Pop and his son. But look! On the corner of 34th Street and 5th Avenue, a building straight and simple as a pencil is being... More
Book Information
PublisherSchwartz & Wade
BindingHardcover (11 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages48
ISBN-10B002KE5VXU
Publication Date02/28/2006
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About Deborah Hopkinson (Author) : I work full time but I am also a children's author, hoping someday to be able to be a full time writer!
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About James E. Ransome (Illustrator) : James E. Ransome is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of James E. Ransome include Helen Keller: The World in Her Heart, You... more
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