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The Resource Alice Rose & Sam, a novel by Kathryn Lasky

Alice Rose & Sam, a novel by Kathryn Lasky

Label
Alice Rose & Sam
Title
Alice Rose & Sam
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Kathryn Lasky
Title variation
Alice Rose and Sam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Rose, an irrepressible twelve-year-old, shares adventures with Mark Twain, an outlandish reporter on her father's newspaper in Virginia City, Nevada, during the 1860s
Summary
Alice Rose Tucker hates Virginia City, Nevada, the gritty, dangerous silvermining town where she lives with her dad. It becomes even more dangerous when Alice Rose witnesses a murder in a dark alley. With the help of a friend and ally, Samuel Clemens, she investigates the murder and soon becomes embroiled in a conflict larger than either could have imagined
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Juvenile Book, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083395
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasky, Kathryn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
790
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L3274
LC item number
Al 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Twain, Mark
  • Friendship
  • The Sixties (19th century)
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Murder
  • Girl detectives
  • Twelve-year-old girls
  • Girl murder witnesses
  • Intergenerational friendship
  • Girls and men
  • Silver mines and mining
  • Small cities
  • Virginia City (Nev.)
  • Authors
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Alice Rose & Sam, a novel by Kathryn Lasky
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
410940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780786822775
Isbn Type
(lib.)
Lccn
97040132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37675796
  • (OCoLC)37675796
Label
Alice Rose & Sam, a novel by Kathryn Lasky
Publication
Copyright
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
410940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780786822775
Isbn Type
(lib.)
Lccn
97040132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37675796
  • (OCoLC)37675796

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