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The inquisitor's apprentice

Author: Chris Moriarty; Mark Geyer
Publisher: Boston : Harcourt Children's Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : Advance reading copyView all editions and formats
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In early twentieth-century New York, Sacha Kessler's ability to see witches earns him an apprenticeship to the police department's star Inquisitor, Maximillian Wolf, to help stop magical crime and, with fellow apprentice Lily Astral, Sacha investigates who is trying to kill Thomas Edison, whose mechanical witch detector that could unleash the worst witch-hunt in American history.
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Historical fiction
Fantasy fiction
Steampunk fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Moriarty; Mark Geyer
OCLC Number: 783556491
Description: 349 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Chris Moriarty ; illustrations by Mark Edward Geyer.

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In early twentieth-century New York, Sacha Kessler's ability to see witches earns him an apprenticeship to the police department's star Inquisitor, Maximillian Wolf, to help stop magical crime and, with fellow apprentice Lily Astral, Sacha investigates who is trying to kill Thomas Edison, whose mechanical witch detector that could unleash the worst witch-hunt in American history.

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