City of Orphans

Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Newsboy and street urchin solve a mystery in 1893 New York.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 4 reviews

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Was okay, but needed a better conclusion

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Book Details

  • Author: Avi
  • Genre: Historical Fiction
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Atheneum
  • Publication date: September 6, 2011
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 12
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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