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- DescriptionHorable Mention, Best Young Adult Fiction Book, 2013 International Lati Book AwardsIn 1893, the streets of New York are teeming with life and excitement, but also many dangers. For 13-year-old Maks Geless, a newsboy, the chief of these dangers is Bru, the leader of the Plug Ugly Gang, which is determined to take control of all of the newsies on the Lower East Side for its own nefarious purposes. Maks must also find a way to free his sister Emma from the city jail where she has been imprisoned for stealing a watch from the new luxury Waldorf Hotel. With the help of lawyer Bartleby Donck and the mysterious street urchin Willa, Maks turns detective to protect his family and himself. En 1893, las calles de Nueva York estan llenas de vida y emocion, pero tambien de peligros. Para Maks Geless, un repartidor de periodicos de 13 as, el peligro principal es Bru, el lider de una banda de rufianes decidida acontrolar todos los repartidores de periodicos en el Lower East Side para sus propios fines nefarios. Maks debera conseguir tambien alguna manera de liberar a su hermana Emma de la carcel en la que ha sido encarcelada por robar un reloj del Waldorf, un nuevo hotel de lujo. Con la ayuda del abogado Bartleby Donck y la misteriosa golfilla Willa, Maks se convierte en detective para proteger a su familia y a si mismo.
- Author BiographyAvi is the author of more than 70 books for children and young adults, including the 2003 Newbery Award winner Crispin: The Cross of Lead and the Newbery Honor books Nothing but the Truth and The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle. He lives in Denver, Colorado. Anna Cabeza is a Spanish novelist, translator, and screenwriter who has worked in both print media and radio.
- Date of Publication01/06/2013
- SubjectYoung Adult Fiction
- Series TitleExit
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- Weight567 g
- Width147 mm
- Height213 mm
- Spine30 mm
- Translated byAnna Cabeza
- Format DetailsSewn,Cloth over boards
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