Find a copy in the library
Find it in libraries globally
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Newbery Medal: Honor book
|Material Type:||Elementary and junior high school, Fiction|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Laura Amy Schlitz; Candlewick Press.
|Notes:||"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket.|
|Awards:||Newbery Honor Book, 2013.|
|Description:||384 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Splendors & glooms|
|Responsibility:||Laura Amy Schlitz.|
WorldCat User Reviews (1)
Splendors and glooms
Master Puppeteer, Gaspare Grisini, is so expert at using his puppets that they seem alive. Clara Wintermute, daughter of a wealthy English doctor, has him and his crew of two orphans perform at her birthday party. When she vanishes that night, Grisini is the main suspect. Lizzie and Parse try to find...
- Was this review helpful to you?
- Puppets -- Juvenile fiction.
- Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
- Kidnapping -- Juvenile fiction.
- Witches -- Juvenile fiction.
- Blessing and cursing -- Juvenile fiction.
- Birthdays -- Juvenile fiction.
- Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
- Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction.
- Puppets -- Fiction.
- Orphans -- Fiction.
- Kidnapping -- Fiction.
- Witches -- Fiction.
- Blessing and cursing -- Fiction.
- London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
- Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Juvenile fiction.
- London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
- Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction.
- JUVENILE FICTION / Toys, Dolls, Puppets.
User lists with this item (10)
- YA Fiction(85 items)
by belcherc updated about 3 weeks ago
- Orphans, Adoption & Foster Care(97 items)
by ljerniga updated 2014-06-09
- Newbery Medal and Honor Books(87 items)
by ljerniga updated about a month ago
- Newbery Medal(396 items)
by ccicchetti updated 2014-03-07
- Newbery Award Books(124 items)
by sarahridinger updated about a month ago