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Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade / by Melissa Sweet.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547199450
  • ISBN: 0547199457
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2011.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Award-winning artist Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Available copies

  • 26 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Andover.

Current holds

0 current holds with 33 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Memorial Hall Library - Children's J B SARG, To. (Text) Children's Non-Fiction Available -
Subject: Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942 > Juvenile literature.
Puppeteers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Thanksgiving Day > New York (State) > New York > History > Juvenile literature.
Parades > New York (State) > New York > History > Juvenile literature.

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