The Resource The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin

The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin

Label
The Westing game
Title
The Westing game
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Raskin
Title variation
Get a clue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Member of
Summary
The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Banta Award (Wisconsin), 1979.
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1978.
  • Newbery Medal, 1979.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1984.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1979
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
097394
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raskin, Ellen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Language note
In English
LC call number
PZ7.R1817
LC item number
We 1978
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750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
Ras
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
John Newbery Medal Book, 1979
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Millionaires
  • Heirs
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Apartment houses
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • Humorous stories
  • Apartment houses
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Heirs
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Millionaires
  • Illinois
  • Mystery fiction
  • Mystery and detective stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1408/77018866-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sunset Towers -- Ghosts or worse -- Tenants in and out -- The corpse found -- Sixteen heirs -- The Westing will -- The Westing Game -- The paired heirs -- Lost and found -- The long party -- The meeting -- The first bomb -- The second bomb -- Pairs repaired -- Fact and gossip -- The third bomb -- Some solutions -- The trackers -- Odd relatives -- Confessions -- The fourth bomb -- Losers, winner -- Strange answers -- Wrong all wrong -- Westing's wake -- Turtle's trial -- A happy fourth -- And then ... -- Five years pass -- The end?
Control code
ocm03543398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
185 pages
File format
one file format
Isbn
9781439516119
Lccn
77018866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)3543398
Label
The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1408/77018866-b.html
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sunset Towers -- Ghosts or worse -- Tenants in and out -- The corpse found -- Sixteen heirs -- The Westing will -- The Westing Game -- The paired heirs -- Lost and found -- The long party -- The meeting -- The first bomb -- The second bomb -- Pairs repaired -- Fact and gossip -- The third bomb -- Some solutions -- The trackers -- Odd relatives -- Confessions -- The fourth bomb -- Losers, winner -- Strange answers -- Wrong all wrong -- Westing's wake -- Turtle's trial -- A happy fourth -- And then ... -- Five years pass -- The end?
Control code
ocm03543398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
185 pages
File format
one file format
Isbn
9781439516119
Lccn
77018866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)3543398

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