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The Resource Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi

Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi

Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts
Title
Something upstairs
Title remainder
a tale of ghosts
Statement of responsibility
by Avi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave traders
Summary
When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a Black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave traders
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 1993.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085564
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Sm 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
580
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories
  • Time travel
  • Slavery
  • Ghosts
  • Time travel
  • Slavery
  • Ghost stories
  • Slavery
  • Time travel
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of ghosts
Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm17803639
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9780531083826
Lccn
88060094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17803639
Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm17803639
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9780531083826
Lccn
88060094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17803639

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