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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
  • HL 570 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Cit 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ruth, Greg
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
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
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

Library Locations

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