Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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age 5+

Inspiring tale of landmark's construction.

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age 5+

Fine for New Yorkers

This is a well developed book. But its primary appeal will be to New Yorkers who want to understand how the Empire State Building was constructed. It may also fit into a historical unit about the time period. The illustrations are fine. Even up to fifth graders may find this book good because of its informative pictures and text. I just wish there were more books about people who live outside New York City.

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