The body at the tower

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Series:
The Agency volume 2.
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 5.6 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 760L
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Mary's second adventure as an undercover agent forces her to relive some harrowing childhood experiences as she seeks the identity of a murderer. (Ages 12 and up) Mary Quinn is back, now a trusted member of the Agency, the allfemale detective unit operating out of Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls. Her new assignment sends her into the grimy underbelly of Victorian London dressed as a poor boy, evoking her own childhood memories of fear, hunger, and constant want. As she insinuates herself into the confidence of several persons of interest, she encounters others in desperate situations and struggles to make a difference without exposing --or losing --her identity. Mary's adventure, which takes place on the building site of the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, offers a fictional window into a fascinating historical time and place.
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ISBN:
9780763649685
9780763656430
9781406330519
9780763687502
9780763651985
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.6, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 760L
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series The Agency
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subject_facet Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Singaporean, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, London (England) -- History -- 19th century, London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Murder, Murder -- Fiction, Mystery and detective stories, Orphans, Orphans -- Fiction, Quinn, Mary (Fictitious character), Sex role, Sex role -- Fiction
title_display The body at the tower
title_full The Body at the Tower, The Body at the Tower The Agency Series, Book 2, The body at the tower / Y.S. Lee
title_short The body at the tower
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topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Singaporean, Historical Fiction, History, Murder, Mystery, Mystery and detective stories, Orphans, Quinn, Mary (Fictitious character), Romance, Sex role, Suspense, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature