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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F LEE (Text) 39231032015923 Young Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN HIS LEE (The Agency) 1 (Text) 39206021320310 Teen Fiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library YA FIC MQM 1 (Text) 38650833340357 YA FIC Available -
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Starke Co PL - San Pierre Branch YA F LEE (Text) 30880010046661 YOUNG ADULT FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763640675 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0763640670 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 335 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
First published in Great Britain in 2009 by Walker Books.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
HL 680 Lexile.
Subject: Mystery and detective stories.
Swindlers and swindling > Fiction.
Household employees > Fiction.
Sex role > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Swindlers and swindling > Juvenile fiction.
Household employees > Juvenile fiction.
Sex role > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Fiction.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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