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The Resource City of Lies

City of Lies

Label
City of Lies
Title
City of Lies
Statement of responsibility
Lian Tanner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Goldie Roth is a trained thief and a skilled liar. Along with her friend Toadspit, she's supposed to be one of the Keepers of the mysterious Museum of Dunt. But although she desperately wants to be a Keeper, she will not leave her sick parents to do so.But when Toadspit's sister Bonnie is stolen, he and Goldie are forced to follow the child-stealers to the neighboring city of Spoke. Along the way, Toadspit too is captured, and Goldie is caught up in the Festival of Lies, where every word she says means something else and no one can be trusted. There, Goldie discovers some dangerous secrets—secrets that the child-stealers will kill to protect. She will need all her skills as a thief and a liar if she is to survive and save her friends
Member of
Summary
Twelve-year-old Goldie, impulsive and bold, relies on her skills as a liar and a thief to try to rescue her captured friends from the child-stealers running rampant in the City of Spoke
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Aurealis Awards, Best Children's Long Fiction, 2011.
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10013816
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tanner, Lian
Index
no index present
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640
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
The keepers trilogy (Lian Tanner)
Series volume
0002
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  • Fantasy
  • Juvenile Fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
City of Lies
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:977630ce-438d-49d4-bb80-d1341568f9ac
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375896965
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
City of Lies
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:977630ce-438d-49d4-bb80-d1341568f9ac
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375896965
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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