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The Resource The Thief Lord, Cornelia Funke ; [English translation, Oliver Latsch]

The Thief Lord, Cornelia Funke ; [English translation, Oliver Latsch]

Label
The Thief Lord
Title
The Thief Lord
Statement of responsibility
Cornelia Funke ; [English translation, Oliver Latsch]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Escaping the aunt who wants to adopt only one of them, two orphaned brothers run away from Hamburg to Venice, finding shelter with a gang of street children and their leader, the thirteen-year-old "Thief Lord," while also eluding the detective hired to return them to Germany
Member of
Awards note
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award for most outstanding children's book translated into English, 2003.
  • PNLA Young Reader's Choice Award, Junior division, 2005.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Funke, Cornelia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
PZ7.F96624
LC item number
Th 2002
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.8
  • 4.8
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Latsch, Oliver
Study program name
  • AR
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaway children
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Brothers
  • Venice (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Runaways
  • Robbers and outlaws
  • Brothers
  • Detectives
  • Orphans
  • Street children
  • Venice (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Brothers
  • Runaway children
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Mystery fiction
  • Teens' Top Ten winner
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Thief Lord, Cornelia Funke ; [English translation, Oliver Latsch]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm49495048
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9781903434772
Lccn
2002021037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)49495048
Label
The Thief Lord, Cornelia Funke ; [English translation, Oliver Latsch]
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm49495048
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9781903434772
Lccn
2002021037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)49495048

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