A spy in the house
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Series:
The Agency volume 1.
Published:
[Solon, Ohio] : Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, [2010].
Format:
Playaway
Edition:
Unabridged.
Physical Desc:
1 sound media player () : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Status:
Bellevue - Teen Audiobook
PLAYAWAY YA Fiction Lee
Description
Orphan Mary Quinn lives on the edge. Sentenced as a thief at the age of twelve, she's rescued from the gallows by a woman posing as a prison warden. In her new home, Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls, Mary acquires a singular education, ?ne manners, and a surprising opportunity. The school is a cover for the Agency? - ?an elite, top secret corps of female investigators with a reputation for results ? - ?and at seventeen, Mary's about to join their ranks. With London all but paralyzed by a noxious heat wave, Mary must work fast in the guise of lady's companion to in'ltrate a rich merchant's home with hopes of tracing his missing cargo ships. But the Thorold household is full of dangerous secrets, and people are not what they seem? - ?least of all Mary. Packed with action and suspense, and evoking the gritty world of Victorian London, this ?rst book of the Agency series debuts a daring young detective who lives by her wits.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781441892133 (liner), 1441892133 (liner)
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.1, 11 Points
Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
680

Notes

General Note
IN PROCESS RECORD.
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Title from Playaway label.
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"HDAUDIO."
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Release date supplied by publisher.
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Previously released by Brilliance Audio.
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Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
General Note
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.
Participants/Performers
Performed by Justine Eyre.
Description
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.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1. (2010). A spy in the house. Unabridged. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-. 2010. A Spy in the House. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-, A Spy in the House. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-. A Spy in the House. Unabridged. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, 2010.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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