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Who was Jim Henson?

Author: Joan Holub; Nancy Harrison
Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, ©2010.
Series: Who was-- ?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlights the life and accomplishments of the famous puppeteer and creator of the Muppets.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jim Henson; Jim Henson; Jim Henson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Holub; Nancy Harrison
ISBN: 9780448454061 0448454068 9781448731558 1448731550 9780606236492 060623649X
OCLC Number: 458892450
Description: 106 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Who was Jim Henson? --
Growing up --
The first muppets --
More muppeteers --
The big time --
Sesame Street --
The Muppet Show --
Muppets in the movies --
A different kind of movie --
Always something new --
Good-bye too soon.
Series Title: Who was-- ?
Responsibility: by Joan Holub ; Illustrated by Nancy Harrison.

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Highlights the life and accomplishments of the famous puppeteer and creator of the Muppets.

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Jim Henson

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-02-15) Good Permalink

Take the letter M from the word marionette, place it in front of the last six letters in the word puppets to create the word "Muppets." That's exactly what Jim Henson did, the creator of Kermit, Big Bird, Miss Piggy and other friends on Sesame Street. The creative genius of this gentle caring man...
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