The poison place: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
It's a dark night in 1827 when Moses Williams, Charles Willson Peale's former slave, reveals to this daughter this startling account of jealousy, betrayal, and suspicion to be found with the walls of the famous Peale Museum. In a fascinating psychological profile and study of urban slave life in post-Revolutionary Philadelphia, Moses tells a remarkable story indeed.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
Reading Level:
Level 5.3, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID dee3bc86-9111-2bbe-2363-71602b75e194
Grouping Title poison place
Grouping Author lyons mary e
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-06-04 23:12:16PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-15 01:33:56AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.3
author Lyons, Mary E.
author_display Lyons, Mary E
available_at_school Madison Middle
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Madison Middle - Teen Fiction
display_description A former slave named Moses reminisces about his famous owner, Charles Willson Peale, and the intrigue surrounding Peale's son's suspicious death.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id dee3bc86-9111-2bbe-2363-71602b75e194
isbn 9780689811463, 9780689826788
item_details ils:CARL0000097285|P00661644|Madison Middle - Teen Fiction|F LYO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4L545||
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2018-08-15T06:33:56.55Z
lexile_score 830
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F LYO
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Madison Middle
primary_isbn 9780689826788
publishDate 1997
record_details ils:CARL0000097285|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Atheneum Books for Young Readers,|c1997.|165 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000097285 P00661644 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Peale, Charles Willson, -- 1741-1827 -- Fiction, Peale, Charles Willson, -- 1741-1827 -- Juvenile fiction, Slavery -- Fiction, United States -- History -- 1783-1865 -- Fiction, Williams, Moses, -- 1776-1833 -- Fiction, Williams, Moses, -- 1776-1833 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The poison place : a novel
title_full The poison place : a novel / Mary E. Lyons
title_short The poison place :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Fiction, History, Juvenile fiction, Peale, Charles Willson, Slavery, Williams, Moses