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Author Schlitz, Laura Amy.
Title Splendors and glooms / Laura Amy Schlitz.
Publisher Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick, 2012.
LOCATION CALL NUMBER / HOLDINGS STATUS
 Children's Literature  813 S34714  AVAILABLE
Descript 384 p. ; 23 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Note "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket.
Summary When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisini's ancient rival, a witch with a deadly inheritance to shed before it is too late.
Note Newbery Honor Book.
ISBN 9780763653804 (reinforced trade ed.)
0763653802 (reinforced trade ed.)
Subject London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction.
Puppets -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Kidnapping -- Juvenile fiction.
Witches -- Juvenile fiction.
Blessing and cursing -- Juvenile fiction.
London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Juvenile fiction.
Adventure stories.
Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.

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