Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

by Kathryn Gibbs Davis

Illustrations by Gilbert Ford

To build his masterpiece in time for the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair, George Ferris overcame a skeptical public, limited funds, freezing temperatures . . . and quicksand! Quote sources. Selected bibliography. Web sites. Black-and-white photograph. Full-color illustrations in digital mixed media with ink and watercolor.

ISBN: 9780547959221

JLG Release: September 2014

JLG Member Price
$12.00

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Nonfiction Elementary

Grades 2-6

$238.70/year

14 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780547959221

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    Page Count

    40

    Trim Size

    10" x 10"

    Dewey Classification

    791.06/802

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 5.1, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 6.2, Points: 3

    Lexile

    Level: 900L

    Awards & Honors

    Booklist 2014 Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; 2015 NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Book; The Cook Prize, 2015 Finalist

    Genre

    Nonfic


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