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The Resource Chasing Vermeer, Blue Balliett

Chasing Vermeer, Blue Balliett

Label
Chasing Vermeer
Title
Chasing Vermeer
Statement of responsibility
Blue Balliett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a book of unexplainable occurrences brings Petra Andalee & Calder Pillay together, strange things start to happen: seemingly unrelated events connect, an eccentric old woman seeks their company and an invaluable Vermeer painting disappears. Before they know it, the two find themselves at the center of an international art scandal. As Petra and Calder are drawn clue by clue into a mysterious labyrinth they must draw on their powers of intuition, their skills at problem solving, and their knowledge of Vermeer. Can they decipher a crime that has left even the FBI baffled?
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
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125308
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B2128
LC item number
Ch 2004ab
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Ellen Reilly
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chasing Vermeer
Series volume
0001
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Chasing Vermeer, Blue Balliett
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=105184
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 4:46:49
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm73661842
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739344736
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)73661842
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 68704 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Chasing Vermeer, Blue Balliett
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=105184
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 4:46:49
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm73661842
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739344736
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)73661842
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 68704 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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