Sky Boys : How They Built the Empire State Building
by Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome


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The unbeatable team of Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome present a riveting brick-by-brick account of how one of the most amazing accomplishments in American architecture came to be. Join a young boy as he watches the Empire State Building being constructed from scratch, then travels to the top to look down on all of New York City in 1931.  Read more...


 
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Overview

The unbeatable team of Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome present a riveting brick-by-brick account of how one of the most amazing accomplishments in American architecture came to be. Join a young boy as he watches the Empire State Building being constructed from scratch, then travels to the top to look down on all of New York City in 1931. Hopkinson, a master of historical fiction, and Ransome, an award-winning illustrator, dazzle us with this ALA Notable and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book.


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780375865411
  • ISBN-10: 0375865411
  • Publisher: Dragonfly Books
  • Publish Date: January 2012
  • Page Count: 48
  • Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Dimensions: 11.2 x 7.8 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.45 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Juvenile Fiction > Art & Architecture
Books > Juvenile Fiction > Historical - United States - 20th Century

 
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