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The Resource The whiz mob and the grenadine kid, Colin Meloy ; illustrations by Carson Ellis

The whiz mob and the grenadine kid, Colin Meloy ; illustrations by Carson Ellis

Label
The whiz mob and the grenadine kid
Title
The whiz mob and the grenadine kid
Statement of responsibility
Colin Meloy ; illustrations by Carson Ellis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After witnessing a troupe of pickpockets pull off an incredible robbery in a busy Marseille square, Charlie Fisher agrees to protect one of the thieves if they teach him their ways, leading him into a world of adventure with global stakes
Summary
It is an ordinary Tuesday morning in April when bored, lonely Charlie Fisher witnesses something incredible. Right before his eyes, in a busy square in Marseille, a group of pickpockets pulls off an amazing robbery. As the young bandits appear to melt into the crowd, Charlie realizes with a start that he himself was one of their marks
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10596750
Cataloging source
CGL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meloy, Colin
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 840
  • 840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellis, Carson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thieves
  • Pickpockets
  • Diplomats
  • Schools
  • Organized crime
  • Marseille (France)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The whiz mob and the grenadine kid, Colin Meloy ; illustrations by Carson Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes filmography and bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780062342454
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2017943134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1006731035
Label
The whiz mob and the grenadine kid, Colin Meloy ; illustrations by Carson Ellis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes filmography and bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780062342454
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2017943134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1006731035

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