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A bandit's tale : the muddled misadventures of a pickpocket / Deborah Hopkinson.

Hopkinson, Deborah, author. (Author).
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  • 24 of 25 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF HOP (Text) 34207002025006 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF HOP (Text) 37521530737958 AMPL Juvenile Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J FIC HOP (Text) 33118000175288 Children: Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JF Hop (Text) 32604000221391 DCTPLD J New Books Available -
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Greenwood PL - Greenwood J HOP (Text) 36626103726949 JUV Fiction Books Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J FIC.c Hopkinson, D (Text) 78294000258088 J Fiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV FIC HOPKINSO (Text) 37500004365025 Kids Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland JF HOPKI (Text) 76383000442134 Junior Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385754996
  • ISBN: 038575499X
  • ISBN: 9780385755009
  • ISBN: 0385755007
  • Physical Description: 290 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-286).
Summary, etc.: In March of 1887, Rocco, an eleven-year-old from an Italian village, arrives in New York City where he is forced to live in squalor and beg for money as a street musician, but he finds the city's cruelty to children and animals intolerable and sets out to make things better, whatever the cost to himself.
Target Audience Note: 740 Lexile.
Subject: Conduct of life > Juvenile fiction.
Child labor > Juvenile fiction.
Child abuse > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Italians > New York (State) > New York > Juvenile fiction.
Animal welfare > Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life > Fiction.
Child labor > Fiction.
Child abuse > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Italians > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Animals > Treatment > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 19th century > Fiction.

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