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
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.
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2013-2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10012823
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • 570
  • HL 570
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Cit 2011
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570
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ruth, Greg
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True
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  • Families
  • Homeless girls
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Homeless persons
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
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
19925502
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Atheneum Books for Young Readers paperback edition.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781451779233
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
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
19925502
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Atheneum Books for Young Readers paperback edition.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781451779233
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

    • Noble County Public LibraryBorrow it
      813 E. Main St., Albion, IN, 46701, US
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      104 Ley St., Avilla, IN, 46710, US
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      120 Jefferson St., Cromwell, IN, 46732, US
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