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The Resource Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Label
Curiosity
Title
Curiosity
Statement of responsibility
Gary Blackwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1835, when his father is put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, twelve-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety
Citation source
  • Horn Book, March 2014
  • School Library Journal, March 2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackwood, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 870
  • 456
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.B5338
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.3
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • M?alzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • M?alzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Apprentices
  • Poverty
  • Chess
  • Chess
  • Poverty
  • Apprentices
  • Robots
  • Robots
  • Historical fiction
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
313 p.
Isbn
9780803739246
Lccn
2013013438
System control number
  • 1748949
  • (OCoLC)841212313
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
313 p.
Isbn
9780803739246
Lccn
2013013438
System control number
  • 1748949
  • (OCoLC)841212313

Library Locations

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      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
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