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The Resource Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine, Caroline Starr Rose

Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine, Caroline Starr Rose

Label
Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine
Title
Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Starr Rose
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Hoping to strike it rich, eleven-year-old Jasper and his older brother Melvin set out on a treacherous journey to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush"--
  • Jasper and his older brother Melvin set out on a treacherous journey to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush, desperate to get away from their drunkard of a father. Onboard a ship, Jasper overhears a rumor about One-Eyed Riley, an old coot who's long since gone, but is said to have left clues to the location of his stake, which still has plenty of gold left. The first person to unravel the clues and find the mine can stake the claim and become filthy rich. All the boys have to do is survive the rough Alaskan terrain, and the steep competition from the unscrupulous and dangerous people they encounter along the way
Assigning source
Provided by publisher. Includes historical note
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Caroline Starr
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R71464
LC item number
Jas 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Runaway children
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Fathers and sons
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Brothers
  • Runaways
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Fathers and sons
  • Adventure stories
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Adventure stories
  • Brothers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Runaway children
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • Alaska
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
  • Yukon
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine, Caroline Starr Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780399168116
Lccn
2016031677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn949638936
  • (OCoLC)949638936
Label
Jasper and the riddle of Riley's mine, Caroline Starr Rose
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780399168116
Lccn
2016031677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn949638936
  • (OCoLC)949638936

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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