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


  • ISBN: 9780547199450 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0547199457 (hbk.)
  • Description: [33] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, c2011.

Available copies

  • 25 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 31 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Bookmobile Children's Nonfiction Child PN 1982 .S27 S84 2011 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/15/2014
Beverly Bookmobile Children's Nonfiction Child PN 1982 .S27 S84 2011 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/12/2014
Beverly Farms Children's Nonfiction Child Holiday PN 1982 .S27 S84 2011 (Thanksgiving) (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Farms Children's Nonfiction Child Holiday PN 1982 .S27 S84 2011(Thanksgiving) (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main Children's Nonfiction Child PN 1982 .S27 S84 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main Children's Holiday Picture Book Child Holiday Picture Book SWE (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Children's Picture Books JJ / Sweet / Thanksgiving (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Children's Picture Books E/Sweet (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Children's Biographies EZ jB/Sarg (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Children's Biographies jB/Sarg (Text to phone) Offline -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.[33])
Summary: 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.