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Author Coy, John, 1958- author.

Title My mighty journey : a waterfall's story / John Coy ; illustrations by Gaylord Schanilec.

Publication Info. Saint Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 977.6 COY    Check Shelf
Description 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 35 cm
Note "My Mighty Journey was designed and set in type by Paul Nylander at illustrada design, Minneapolis. The typefaces are URW Bernhard Gothic, based on the 1930 ATF Lucian Bernhard typeface, and Fairplex by Zuzana Licko of Emigre."--Colophon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [40]).
Summary My Mighty Journey is the story of Saint Anthony Falls in downtown Minneapolis, the only major waterfall on the Mississippi River, and the changes it has witnessed over twelve thousand years. Written from the perspective of the waterfall, the narrative considers the people who lived nearby, the ways they lived, and how the area around the waterfall changed drastically in the past two centuries.
Audience Ages 4-8.
Subject Waterfalls -- Juvenile literature.
Saint Anthony Falls (Minn.) -- Juvenile literature.
Minneapolis (Minn.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Waterfalls. (OCoLC)fst01172616
Minnesota -- Minneapolis. (OCoLC)fst01204260
Minnesota -- Saint Anthony Falls. (OCoLC)fst01240589
Minneapolis Region (Minn.) -- Juvenile literature.
Minneapolis Region (Minn.) -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Picture books. (OCoLC)fst01726789
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Artists' books. (OCoLC)fst01750153
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
Picture books.
Artists' books.
Artists' books -- Minnesota -- 21st century.
Artists' books -- 2019.
Typefaces (Type evidence) -- Bernhard Gothic.
Typefaces (Type evidence) -- Fairplex.
Added Author Schanilec, Gaylord, illustrator.
Nylander, Paul, book designer, compositor.
Licko, Zuzana, 1961- type designer.
Minnesota Historical Society. Press, publisher.
ISBN 9781681340081 (hardcover)
1681340089 (hardcover)
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