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The Resource The Traitors' Gate, by Avi ; illustrated by Karina Raude

The Traitors' Gate, by Avi ; illustrated by Karina Raude

Label
The Traitors' Gate
Title
The Traitors' Gate
Statement of responsibility
by Avi ; illustrated by Karina Raude
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • When his father is arrested as a debtor in 1849 London, fourteen-year-old John Huffman must take on unexpected responsibilities, from asking a distant relative for help to determining why people are spying on him and his family
  • When his father is arrested as a debtor in 1849 London, fourteen-year-old John Huffam must take on unexpected responsibilities, from asking a distant relative for help to determining why people are spying on him and his family
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 11-14
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Tqm 2007
Literary form
novels
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Raude, Karina
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spies
  • Poverty
  • Family life
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • Spy stories
  • Poverty
  • Families
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Traitors' Gate, by Avi ; illustrated by Karina Raude
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bar code
  • 31223081891047
  • 31223081890411
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prolgue -- I introduce myself -- I return to my family -- My family's fortunes fall -- I learn about a sponging house -- We arrive at the Halfmoon Inn -- Mr. Tuckum speaks to me privately -- Father makes a request of me -- I relieve more requests -- I go out at dawn -- I set off for visit lady Euphemia -- I meet lady Euphemia -- I gaze upon the traitor's gate -- I go to the Naval Ordinance Office -- I meet a mysterious man -- I am confronted by the ragged girl -- I wonder about father -- I hear an odd story -- I enter the Den of the Red Lion -- I seek advice -- I learn of Mr. Farquatt's proposal -- I sit in the darkness -- I overhear a private meeting -- I return to lady Euphmia -- I have a curious encounter -- I hear father proclaim his fate -- I attend the queen's bench court -- I learn news of Mr. Farquatt -- I confront more riddles -- I have more questions -- I vii st Whitecross Street Prison -- I learn the truth -- I look beneath the stone -- I visit the Rookery of St. Giles -- I meet Mr. Nottingham -- I go to the Church of All hallows by the Tower -- I return to Whitecross Street Prison -- I hear Sary's astonishing story -- I receive and invitation from Mr. Tuckum -- I make more discoveries -- I Decide upon a plan of action -- I Discover the real traitor -- I meet with Sergeant Muldspoon -- I am amazed -- I am alive -- I make an astounding discovery -- I follow the traitor through the gate -- I see an end to it...almost -- I Author's note
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780689853357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006008825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 68192248
  • (OCoLC)68192248
Label
The Traitors' Gate, by Avi ; illustrated by Karina Raude
Link
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bar code
  • 31223081891047
  • 31223081890411
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prolgue -- I introduce myself -- I return to my family -- My family's fortunes fall -- I learn about a sponging house -- We arrive at the Halfmoon Inn -- Mr. Tuckum speaks to me privately -- Father makes a request of me -- I relieve more requests -- I go out at dawn -- I set off for visit lady Euphemia -- I meet lady Euphemia -- I gaze upon the traitor's gate -- I go to the Naval Ordinance Office -- I meet a mysterious man -- I am confronted by the ragged girl -- I wonder about father -- I hear an odd story -- I enter the Den of the Red Lion -- I seek advice -- I learn of Mr. Farquatt's proposal -- I sit in the darkness -- I overhear a private meeting -- I return to lady Euphmia -- I have a curious encounter -- I hear father proclaim his fate -- I attend the queen's bench court -- I learn news of Mr. Farquatt -- I confront more riddles -- I have more questions -- I vii st Whitecross Street Prison -- I learn the truth -- I look beneath the stone -- I visit the Rookery of St. Giles -- I meet Mr. Nottingham -- I go to the Church of All hallows by the Tower -- I return to Whitecross Street Prison -- I hear Sary's astonishing story -- I receive and invitation from Mr. Tuckum -- I make more discoveries -- I Decide upon a plan of action -- I Discover the real traitor -- I meet with Sergeant Muldspoon -- I am amazed -- I am alive -- I make an astounding discovery -- I follow the traitor through the gate -- I see an end to it...almost -- I Author's note
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780689853357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006008825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 68192248
  • (OCoLC)68192248

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