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  • ISBN: 9780545622882 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 0545622883 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file) : digital
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Scholastic Audio, 2013.

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Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Fiona Hardingham.
Summary, etc.:
In 1852, when seventeen-year-old Katharine is sent to her family's estate to prove that her uncle is insane, she finds he is an inventor whose work creating ingenious clockwork figures supports hundreds of families, but strange occurences soon have her doubting her own sanity.
Target Audience Note:
890 Lexile.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on publisher supplied image on web page (viewed Apr. 9, 2013)
Subject: Eccentrics and eccentricities > Fiction.
Uncles > Fiction.
Inventions > Fiction.
Toys > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Fiction.
Eccentrics and eccentricities > Juvenile fiction.
Uncles > Juvenile fiction.
Inventions > Juvenile fiction.
Toys > Juvenile fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / General.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Historical fiction.
Downloadable audio books.

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