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The crayon man : the true story of the invention of Crayola crayons  Cover Image Book Book

The crayon man : the true story of the invention of Crayola crayons / by Natascha Biebow ; illustrated by Steven Salerno.

Biebow, Natascha, (author.). Salerno, Steven, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781328866844
  • ISBN: 132886684X
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Front Cover; Front Flap; Front Matter; Title; Back Matter; How Crayola Crayons are Made Today; A Man Who Loved Color; Seclected Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Dedication; Copyright; Back Flap; Back Cover; Spine.
Summary, etc.:
"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 Note:
Ages 6-9.
K to Grade 3.
Subject: Binney, Edwin > Juvenile literature.
Binney & Smith Co > Juvenile literature.
Binney, Edwin.
Binney & Smith Co.
Binney, Edwin.
Binney & Smith Co.
Industrialists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Crayons > History > Juvenile literature.
Picture books for children.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Technology > Inventions.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Art.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Science & Technology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Business & Economics.
Picture books for children.
United States.
Industrialists > United States > Biography.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library E 741.23 BIEBOW 2019 39851001644831 Children's Science and Technology Checked out 08/19/2022

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