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The Resource Kay's story, 1934, Adele Whitby

Kay's story, 1934, Adele Whitby

Label
Kay's story, 1934
Title
Kay's story, 1934
Statement of responsibility
Adele Whitby
Title variation
Kays story, 1934
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Great Depression is raging across America and even the Vandermeers have fallen on hard times. In an attempt to stay afloat, Kay and her parents have started living in the guest cottage and getting Vandermeer Manor ready for renters. Money starts coming in when a mysterious man purchases some family heirlooms, but questions are raised when it comes to light that the wealthy benefactor has knowingly paid more money for the heirlooms than they are actually worth. Who is he, why does he want to help the Vandermeers, and what does he want in return?"--Jacket
Member of
Summary
Due to the Great Depression, money is tight for the Vandermeers until a wealthy benefactor starts purchasing family heirlooms, but questions are raised when they realize that this mysterious buyer has paid more for the items than they are worth
Storyline
Tone
Character
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10392535
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Whitby, Adele
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
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740
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
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True
Series statement
Secrets of the manor
Series volume
book 6
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  • Depressions
  • Cousins
  • Manors
  • Money
  • Rhode Island
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Kay's story, 1934, Adele Whitby
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
Control code
ocn881437635
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight hardcover edition.
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9781481427562
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)881437635
Label
Kay's story, 1934, Adele Whitby
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881437635
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight hardcover edition.
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9781481427562
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)881437635

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