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The Resource Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully

Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully

Label
Mirette on the high wire
Title
Mirette on the high wire
Statement of responsibility
Emily Arnold McCully
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mirette learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, a guest in her mother's boarding house, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1993; New York Times Best Illustrated, 1992; Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 1992; School Library Journal, 1992.
Cataloging source
DLC
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McCully, Emily Arnold
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tightrope walking
  • Girls
  • Performance anxiety
  • Fear
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Learning
  • Ability
  • Performing arts
  • Daredevils
  • Boardinghouses
  • Tightrope walking
  • Tightrope walking
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
24544979
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399221309
Lccn
91036324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1474212
Label
Mirette on the high wire, Emily Arnold McCully
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
24544979
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399221309
Lccn
91036324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1474212

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