Splendors and Glooms

Title Splendors and Glooms
Names Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Book Number DB076623
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Books
Annotation 1860. Puppeteer Grisini and his two orphaned assistants are accused of kidnapping when a young girl vanishes shortly after they perform at her twelfth birthday party. The trio flees London--but the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisini's ancient rival. For grades 4-7 and older readers. 2012.
Narrator Hubbard, Jennifer.
Audience Notes 1860. Puppeteer Grisini and his two orphaned assistants are accused of kidnapping when a young girl vanishes shortly after they perform at her twelfth birthday party. The trio flees London--but the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisini's ancient rival. For grades 4-7 and older readers. 2012.
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LC Subject Birthdays - Juvenile fiction
Blessing and cursing - Juvenile fiction
Friendship - Juvenile fiction
Kidnapping - Juvenile fiction
Orphans - Juvenile fiction
Puppets - Juvenile fiction
Witches - Juvenile fiction
Great Britain - History - Victoria, 1837-1901 - Juvenile fiction
London (England) - History - 19th century - Juvenile fiction
Adventure fiction, Juvenile
Fantasy fiction, Juvenile
Historical fiction, Juvenile
Call Number [Fic]
Language English
Released 2013
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Candlewick, 2012 (Printed in York, Pa. 2013 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick, 2012 (Printed in York, Pa., U.S.A.) 9780763653804
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