The Resource The night thief, Barbara Fradkin

The night thief, Barbara Fradkin

Label
The night thief
Title
The night thief
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Fradkin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simple country handyman Cedric O'Toole relies on his organic vegetable garden to supplement his meager income, so he's upset when vegetables begin disappearing. After several futile attempts to protect the garden, he stakes it out one night with his shotgun and spots a shadowy figure running into the woods. Cedric follows and finds a young boy living rough on his land. The boy has never been taught to read or write, and no one has reported him missing. No stranger to childhood neglect himself, Cedric takes the boy under his wing and tries to find answers. Who is the mystery boy, and why is he hiding in the woods?
Member of
Summary
Cedric O'Toole discovers that there is a 10 years old boy who is stealing his vegetables, when a larger crime comes to light, Cedric decides to solve the mystery of the boy in the forest.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410195
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fradkin, Barbara Fraser
Dewey number
C813/.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Rapid reads
  • Cedric O'Toole mystery
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless boys
  • Reader (Adult)
  • Reader for new literates
  • High interest-low vocabulary books
  • Rapid reads
Target audience
adult
Label
The night thief, Barbara Fradkin
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
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9781459808669
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2014952061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)892779160
Label
The night thief, Barbara Fradkin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9781459808669
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2014952061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)892779160

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