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The Resource The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin

The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin

Label
The Westing game
Title
The Westing game
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Raskin
Title variation
Get a clue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Summary
The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Banta Award (Wisconsin), 1979.
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1978.
  • Newbery Medal, 1979.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1984.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1979
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
097394
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R1817
LC item number
We 1978
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1408/77018866-b.html
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
Contents
Sunset Towers -- Ghosts or worse -- Tenants in and out -- The corpse found -- Sixteen heirs -- The Westing will -- The Westing Game -- The paired heirs -- Lost and found -- The long party -- The meeting -- The first bomb -- The second bomb -- Pairs repaired -- Fact and gossip -- The third bomb -- Some solutions -- The trackers -- Odd relatives -- Confessions -- The fourth bomb -- Losers, winner -- Strange answers -- Wrong all wrong -- Westing's wake -- Turtle's trial -- A happy fourth -- And then ... -- Five years pass -- The end?
Control code
82714
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780380493463
Lccn
77018866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03543398
  • (OCoLC)3543398
Label
The Westing game, by Ellen Raskin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1408/77018866-b.html
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sunset Towers -- Ghosts or worse -- Tenants in and out -- The corpse found -- Sixteen heirs -- The Westing will -- The Westing Game -- The paired heirs -- Lost and found -- The long party -- The meeting -- The first bomb -- The second bomb -- Pairs repaired -- Fact and gossip -- The third bomb -- Some solutions -- The trackers -- Odd relatives -- Confessions -- The fourth bomb -- Losers, winner -- Strange answers -- Wrong all wrong -- Westing's wake -- Turtle's trial -- A happy fourth -- And then ... -- Five years pass -- The end?
Control code
82714
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780380493463
Lccn
77018866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03543398
  • (OCoLC)3543398

Library Locations

    • Centerville Branch LibraryBorrow it
      206 Gunn Road, Centerville, GA, 31028, US
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      721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins, GA, 31093, US
      32.6189 -83.607292
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