A bandit's tale

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A bandit's tale : the muddled misadventures of a pickpocket

Hopkinson, Deborah.

New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2016]

290 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.

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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.

Reading Level: 5.9

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1 copy available at Shaftsbury Elementary School

ISBN:

9780385755009

LC Call No:

PZ7.H778125 Ban 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Hopkinson, Deborah.

Title:

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

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2016]

Physical:

290 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-286).

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, February 2016

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, August 2016

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, February 2016

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, April 2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, October 2016

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), April 2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, February 2016

Summary:

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:

5.9.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Conduct of life--Fiction.

Subject:

Child labor--Fiction.

Subject:

Child abuse--Fiction.

Subject:

Immigrants--Fiction.

Subject:

Italians--Fiction.

Subject:

Animal welfare--Fiction.

Subject:

New York (N.Y.)--History--19th century--Fiction.

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