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  • Published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2011.
  • Year Published: 2011
  • Description: 350 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • Lexile: 570

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9781416971023
  • 1416971025

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City of orphans

by Avi, 1937-

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Call number: Y Fiction / Avi

Available Copies: Downtown Youth

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"A Richard Jackson Book."

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.

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A puzzle

A suspenseful book. As you begin to read it more and more is revealed in the end everything falls into place, linked together

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