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The Resource A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee

A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee

Label
A spy in the house
Title
A spy in the house
Statement of responsibility
Y.S. Lee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rescued from the gallows in 1850s London, young orphan and thief Mary Quinn is offered a place at Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls where she is trained to be part of an all-female investigative unit called The Agency and, at age seventeen, she infiltrates a rich merchant's home in hopes of tracing his missing cargo ships
Member of
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • John Spray Mystery Award (Canada), 2011.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
346540
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Y. S.
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Agency
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Household employees
  • Sex role
  • Orphans
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee
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
22 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780763640675
Lccn
2009032736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430839049
  • (OCoLC)430839049
  • 228621
Label
A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee
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
22 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780763640675
Lccn
2009032736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430839049
  • (OCoLC)430839049
  • 228621

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