The traitor in the tunnel
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Series:
The Agency volume 3.
Published:
Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Physical Desc:
373 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Hermitage - Teen Fiction
YA Fiction Lee
Southeast - Teen Fiction
YA Fiction Lee
Description
Get steeped in suspense, romance, and high Victorian intrigue as Mary goes undercover at Buckingham Palace -- and learns a startling secret at the Tower of London. Queen Victoria has a little problem: there's a petty thief at work in Buckingham Palace. Charged with discretion, the Agency puts quickwitted Mary Quinn on the case, where she must pose as a domestic while fending off the attentions of a feckless Prince of Wales. But when the prince witnesses the murder of one of his friends in an opium den, the potential for scandal looms large. And Mary faces an even more unsettling possibility: the accused killer, a Chinese sailor imprisoned in the Tower of London, shares a name with her long-lost father. Meanwhile, engineer James Easton, Mary's onetime paramour, is at work shoring up the sewers beneath the palace, where an unexpected tunnel seems to be very much in use. Can Mary and James trust each other (and put their simmering feelings aside) long enough to solve the mystery and protect the Royal Family? Hoist on your waders for Mary's most personal case yet, where the stakes couldn't be higher -- and she has everything to lose.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780763653163, 0763653160
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.8, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
770

Notes

General Note
"A Mary Quinn mystery"--Jacket.
Description
"Queen Victoria has a problem: there's a petty thief at work in Buckingham Palace. Charged with discretion, the Agency assigns quick-witted Mary Quinn to the case. Posing as a domestic in the royal household and fending off the attentions of a feckless Prince of Wales are challenge enough, but when the prince witnesses a murder in an opium den -- and scandal threatens the royal family -- Mary learns that the accused killer may be someone very close to her."--p.4 of cover.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1. (2012). The traitor in the tunnel. 1st U.S. ed. Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-. 2012. The Traitor in the Tunnel. Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-, The Traitor in the Tunnel. Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lee, Y. S. 1974-. The Traitor in the Tunnel. 1st U.S. ed. Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press, 2012. Print.

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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