The Resource A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee

A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee

Label
A spy in the house
Title
A spy in the house
Statement of responsibility
Y.S. Lee
Creator
JFJEh4jRJ3s
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rescued from the gallows in 1850s London, young orphan and thief Mary Quinn is offered a place at Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls where she is trained to be part of an all-female investigative unit called The Agency and, at age seventeen, she infiltrates a rich merchant's home in hopes of tracing his missing cargo ships
Member of
Summary
Mary graduates from Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls with admirable skills, including being an undercover investigator. Working in the guise of a lady's companion, she infiltrates a merchant's home to try to trace his missing cargo ships. She then finds that that household is full of dangerous secrets.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • John Spray Mystery Award (Canada), 2011.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
346540
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Y. S.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.L591173
LC item number
Spy 2010eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Agency
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Household employees
  • Sex role
  • Orphans
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Household employees
  • Sex role
  • Orphans
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=27171AE0-D0E5-480A-A245-1469EBB08265
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn699823322
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780763651824
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
27171AE0-D0E5-480A-A245-1469EBB08265
Label
A spy in the house, Y.S. Lee
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=27171AE0-D0E5-480A-A245-1469EBB08265
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn699823322
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780763651824
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
27171AE0-D0E5-480A-A245-1469EBB08265

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