The Resource The glass sentence : mapmakers, S.E. Grove

The glass sentence : mapmakers, S.E. Grove

Label
The glass sentence : mapmakers
Title
The glass sentence
Title remainder
mapmakers
Statement of responsibility
S.E. Grove
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
She has only seen the world through maps. She had no idea they were so dangerous. Boston, 1891. Sophia Tims comes from a family of explorers and cartologers who, for generations, have been traveling and mapping the New World -- a world changed by the Great Disruption of 1799, when all the continents were flung into different time periods. Eight years ago, her parents left her with her uncle Shadrack, the foremost cartologer in Boston, and went on an urgent mission. They never returned. Life with her brilliant, absent-minded, adored uncle has taught Sophia to take care of herself. Then Shadrack is kidnapped. And Sophia, who has rarely been outside of Boston, is the only one who can search for him. Together with Theo, a refugee from the West, she travels over rough terrain and uncharted ocean, encounters pirates and traders, and relies on a combination of Shadrack's maps, common sense, and her own slantwise powers of observation. But even as Sophia and Theo try to save Shadrack's life, they are in danger of losing their own. The Glass Sentence plunges readers into a time and place they will not want to leave, and introduces them to a heroine and hero they will take to their hearts. It is a remarkable debut. - Publisher. In 1891, in a world transformed by 1799's Great Disruption--when all of the continents were flung into different time periods--thirteen-year-old Sophia Tims and her friend Theo go in search of Sophia's uncle, Shadrack Elli, Boston's foremost cartologer, who has been kidnapped
Member of
Summary
In 1891, in a world transformed by 1799's Great Disruption--when all of the continents were flung into different time periods--thirteen-year-old Sophia Tims and her friend Theo go in search of Sophia's uncle, Shadrack Elli, Boston's foremost cartologer, who has been kidnapped
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10317431
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grove, S. E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10 and up
  • 810L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
6.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mapmakers
Series volume
1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maps
  • Kidnapping
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The glass sentence : mapmakers, S.E. Grove
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
489 pages
Isbn
9780670785025
Lccn
2013025832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The glass sentence : mapmakers, S.E. Grove
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
489 pages
Isbn
9780670785025
Lccn
2013025832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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