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A spy in the house / Y.S. Lee.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780763640675
  • ISBN: 0763640670
  • ISBN: 9780763652890 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 076365289X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 335 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010, c2009.

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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.
Subject: Swindlers and swindling > Juvenile fiction.
Household employees > Fiction.
Sex role > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Teenage girl orphans > Fiction.
Fifties (19th century) > Fiction.
Smuggling > Juvenile fiction.
Seventeen-year-old girls > Fiction.
Teeanage girls > England > Fiction.
History mystery fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Juvenile fiction.
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