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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, Emma, from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel, where she works. Includes historical notes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-14
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Cit 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ruth, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • Families
  • Homeless girls
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • Family life
  • Homeless persons
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [p. 354-355]
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
ocn693810544
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781416971023
Lccn
2010049229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)693810544
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Link
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [p. 354-355]
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
ocn693810544
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781416971023
Lccn
2010049229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)693810544

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