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
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10012823
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Index
no index present
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.)
  • Families
  • Homeless persons
  • Gangs
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
350 p.
Isbn
9781416971023
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781416971023
Label
City of orphans, Avi ; with illustrations by Greg Ruth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
350 p.
Isbn
9781416971023
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781416971023

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