Splendors and glooms [electronic resource] / Laura Amy Schlitz. - SHERLOC
Splendors and glooms [electronic resource] / Laura Amy Schlitz.
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Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick, 2012.
9780763662462 (electronic bk.)
0763662461 (electronic bk.)
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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.
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Young Hoosier Book Award, 2014-2015, 6-8 Nominee.
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.