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The Resource Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi

Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi

Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts
Title
Something upstairs
Title remainder
a tale of ghosts
Statement of responsibility
by Avi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a Black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave traders
Summary
When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a Black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave traders
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 1993.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085564
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
580
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time travel
  • Slavery
  • Ghost stories
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of ghosts
Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780380708536
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
88060094 /AC
Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780380708536
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
88060094 /AC

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