The crayon man: the true story of the invention of Crayola crayons
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Contributors:
Salerno, Steven, illustrator.
Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Rating:
Ages 6-9.
Status:

1 copy on order.
Essex Children's Nonfiction
J 741.2 BIE
Description
Celebrating the inventor of the Crayola crayon! This gloriously illustrated picture book biography tells the inspiring story of Edwin Binney, the inventor of one of the world's most beloved toys. A perfect fit among favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit and Balloons Over Broadway . purple mountains' majesty, mauvelous, jungle green, razzmatazz... What child doesn't love to hold a crayon in their hands? But children didn't always have such magical boxes of crayons. Before Edwin Binney set out to change things, children couldn't really even draw in color. Here's the true story of an inventor who so loved nature's vibrant colors that he found a way to bring the outside world to children - in a bright green box for only a nickel! With experimentation, and a special knack for listening, Edwin Binney and his dynamic team at Crayola created one of the world's most enduring, best-loved childhood toys - empowering children to dream in COLOR!
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Street Date:
1903.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781328866844, 132886684X
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
960

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"Celebrating the inventor of the Crayola crayon! This gloriously illustrated picture book biography tells the inspiring story of Edwin Binney, the inventor of one of the world's most beloved toys. A perfect fit among favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit and Balloons Over Broadway"--,Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
Ages 6-9.
Target Audience
K to Grade 3.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Biebow, N., & Salerno, S. (2019). The crayon man: the true story of the invention of Crayola crayons. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Biebow, Natascha and Steven, Salerno. 2019. The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Biebow, Natascha and Steven, Salerno, The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Biebow, Natascha,, and Steven Salerno. The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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