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The Resource On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein, by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky

On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein, by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky

Label
On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein
Title
On a beam of light
Title remainder
a story of Albert Einstein
Statement of responsibility
by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the wonders around him, Albert Einstein ultimately grows into a man of genius recognized the world over for profoundly illuminating our understanding of the universe
Summary
Follows the life of the famous physicist, from his early ideas to his groundbreaking theories
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2013
Awards note
  • Young Hoosier 2015-2016 picture book
  • Young Hoosier Book Picture Book Award nominee, 2015-2016
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10183138
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 680
  • AD 680
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
B437 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of Albert Einstein
Label
On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein, by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20063096
Dimensions
25 x 26 cm
Extent
50 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780811872355
Lccn
2011004026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn704907517
  • (OCoLC)704907517
Label
On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein, by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20063096
Dimensions
25 x 26 cm
Extent
50 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780811872355
Lccn
2011004026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn704907517
  • (OCoLC)704907517

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