Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
Source:Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Boston, MA (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PN1982 .S27 S84 2011
Keywords:1882-1942--Juvenile literature, Parades--New York (State)--New York--History, Parades--New York (State)--New York--History--Juvenile literature, Puppeteers--United States--Biography, Puppeteers--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature, Sarg, Sarg, Tony, 1882-1942, Thanksgiving Day--New York (State)--New York--History, Thanksgiving Day--New York (State)--New York--History--Juvenile literature, Tony
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.
Ages 4-9; Biography