The Resource Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Label
Chasing Vermeer
Title
Chasing Vermeer
Statement of responsibility
by Blue Balliett ; illustrated 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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
ZWA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balliett, Blue
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B2128
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 5.4.
  • 5.6.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Helquist, Brett
  • Baker & Taylor Axis 360
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • Art
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545541015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
System control number
(OCoLC)846866466
Label
Chasing Vermeer, by Blue Balliett ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three deliveries -- The letter is dead -- Lost in the art -- Picasso's lie -- Worms, snakes, and periwinkles -- The geographer's box -- The man on the wall -- A halloween surprise -- The blue ones -- Inside the puzzle --Nightmare -- Tea at four -- X the experts -- Flashing lights -- Murder and hot chocolate -- A morning in the dark -- What happens now? -- A bad fall -- The shock on the stairs -- A maniac -- Looking and seeing -- Twelves -- Help! -- The pieces
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545541015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
60EF4DBD-D2CC-4DBF-ABC9-E5600EA29FCD
System control number
(OCoLC)846866466

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