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
Title
Something upstairs
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 1993.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 1992.
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085564
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Sm 1988
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580
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
juvenile
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by Avi
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Label
Something upstairs : a tale of ghosts, by Avi
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title
Control code
26596
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780531057827
Lccn
88060094
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17803639
  • (OCoLC)17803639

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