- Published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2011.
- Year Published: 2011
- Description: 350 p. ; 22 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
- Lexile: 570
- Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
- Mystery and detective stories.
- Family life -- Fiction. -- New York (State) -- New York
- Homeless persons -- Fiction.
- Gangs -- Fiction.
- Immigrants -- Fiction.
- New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction. -- History -- 1865-1898
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City of orphans
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Call number: Y Fiction
Available Copies: Downtown Youth
"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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