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Jackaby

Author: William Ritter
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Newly arrived in 1892 New England, Abigail Rook becomes assistant to R.F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with the ability to see supernatural beings, and she helps him delve into a case of serial murder which, Jackaby is convinced, is due to a nonhuman creature.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Paranormal fiction
Mystery fiction
New England
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Ritter
ISBN: 9781616203535 1616203536 9781616205461 1616205466
OCLC Number: 866938512
Description: 299 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: William Ritter.

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Alone and newly arrived in New Fiddleham. 1892, Abigail Rook finds work as the assistant to R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with the ability to see supernatural beings. On her first  Read more...

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Ritter s debut skillfully blends science with the supernatural and balances whimsy with violence. The smartly paced plot wraps up neatly, but the rich world of this debut demands sequels. "Kirkus Read more...

 
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