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The Resource Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Iacopo Bruno

Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Iacopo Bruno

Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Title
Mesmerized
Title remainder
how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Statement of responsibility
written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Iacopo Bruno
Title variation
How Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover how, in Paris in the 1770s, Benjamin Franklin's scientific method challenged a certain Dr. Mesmer's mysterious powers in a whimsical look at a true moment in history
Summary
A whimsical depiction of a true moment in history describes how the innovative American Founding Father used the scientific method to discern the practices of a famous Parisian magician
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2015
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Book, 2015.
Awards note
  • Junior Library Guild selection
  • Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Grades 4-6 Award nominee, 2017-2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10396578
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 6-9
  • 690
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
Q175.2
LC item number
.R63 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Iacopo Bruno
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 45)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21051937
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
45 pages
Isbn
9780763695156
Lccn
2014939337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884479981
  • (OCoLC)884479981
Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Iacopo Bruno
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 45)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21051937
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
45 pages
Isbn
9780763695156
Lccn
2014939337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884479981
  • (OCoLC)884479981

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