13 hangmen

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Amulet Books,
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
760L
Description
"Some people won't believe any of this story. You might be one of them. But every single word is true. Tony DiMarco does catch a murderer, solve a mystery, and find a treasure--all in the first few days after he moves, unexpectedly, to 13 Hangmen's Court in Boston. The fact that he also turns thirteen at the same time is not a coincidence." So begins the story of Tony and his friends--five 13-year-old boys, all of whom are living in the same house in the same attic bedroom but at different times in history! None are ghosts, all are flesh and blood, and somehow all have come together in the attic room, visible only to one another. And all are somehow linked to a murder, a mystery, and a treasure. Praise for 13 Hangmen "Fascinating tale. Ghostly fun in old Boston." -- Kirkus Reviews "The book's design nicely differentiates Tony's story, set in 2009, from the past narratives. Recommend this engaging historical mystery to readers who devoured Dan Gutman's Baseball Card Adventures series and are ready for a longer, more complex adventure. " -- Booklist "Corriveau merrily ransacks historical episodes and figures (e.g., the Great Molasses Flood, the Underground Railroad, Boston mayor John F. "Honey Fitz" Fitzgerald) and spins, twists, and manipulates their stories to advance the DiMarco family mystery. The result is a novel that agilely balances humor and tension." -- The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "This is an exceptionally good story, with a wry, humorous tone that has particular boy appeal. It covers baseball, history, sibling rivalry, girls, and mystery, and folds in the space-time continuum." -- School Library Journal
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781419701597
9781419707889
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.2, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
760L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 7ad9199d-8673-bc31-827e-f1ca56df1a81
Grouping Title 13 hangmen
Grouping Author corriveau art
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-08-02 23:19:03PM
Last Indexed 2019-09-18 00:41:13AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 11
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.2
author Corriveau, Art.
author_display Corriveau, Art
available_at_school Antioch High
Apollo Middle
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Antioch High - Teen Fiction
Apollo Middle - Teen Fiction
display_description "Some people won't believe any of this story. You might be one of them. But every single word is true. Tony DiMarco does catch a murderer, solve a mystery, and find a treasure--all in the first few days after he moves, unexpectedly, to 13 Hangmen's Court in Boston. The fact that he also turns thirteen at the same time is not a coincidence." So begins the story of Tony and his friends--five 13-year-old boys, all of whom are living in the same house in the same attic bedroom but at different times in history! None are ghosts, all are flesh and blood, and somehow all have come together in the attic room, visible only to one another. And all are somehow linked to a murder, a mystery, and a treasure"-- P. [4] of cover.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 7ad9199d-8673-bc31-827e-f1ca56df1a81
isbn 9781419701597
9781419707889
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000635528 FF00086251 Antioch High - Teen Fiction F COR 1 false false On Shelf 60110
ils:CARL0000635528 QQ00162155 Apollo Middle - Teen Fiction F COR 1 false false On Shelf 4P577
ils:CARL0000630629 FF00086250 Antioch High - Teen Fiction F COR 1 false false On Shelf 60110
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2019-09-18T05:41:13.619Z
lexile_score 760
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F COR
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Antioch High
Apollo Middle
primary_isbn 9781419701597
publishDate 2012
2013
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000635528 Book Books Pbk. ed. English Amulet Books, 2013. 341 p. ; 21 cm.
ils:CARL0000630629 Book Books English Amulet Books, 2012. 342 p. ; 22 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000635528 FF00086251 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000635528 QQ00162155 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000630629 FF00086250 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
subject_facet Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction
Brothers
Brothers -- Fiction
Family -- Massachusetts. -- Boston
Family life -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction
JUVENILE FICTION / General
JUVENILE FICTION / Mysteries & Detective Stories
Moving, Household
Moving, Household -- Fiction
Mystery and detective stories
Mystery fiction
Supernatural -- Fiction
Twins
Twins -- Fiction
title_display 13 hangmen
title_full 13 hangmen / Art Corriveau
13 hangmen / a novel by Art Corriveau
title_short 13 hangmen
topic_facet Brothers
Family
Family life
JUVENILE FICTION / General
JUVENILE FICTION / Mysteries & Detective Stories
Moving, Household
Mystery and detective stories
Supernatural
Twins