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The Resource City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth

City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth

Label
City of orphans
Title
City of orphans
Statement of responsibility
Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1893 New York, thirteen-year-old Maks, a newsboy, teams up with Willa, a homeless girl, to clear his older sister from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel
Summary
In 1893 New York, thirteen-year-old Maks, a newsboy, teams up with Willa, a homeless girl, to clear his older sister, Emma, from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel, where she works. Includes historical notes
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10012823
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • HL 570
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Cit 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
570
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ruth, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • Families
  • Homeless girls
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • Family life
  • Homeless persons
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
21017623
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781416971023
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416971023
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn693810544
  • (OCoLC)693810544
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
21017623
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781416971023
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416971023
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn693810544
  • (OCoLC)693810544

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