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The red necklace : a story of the French Revolution

Author: Sally Gardner
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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In the late eighteenth-century, Sido, the twelve-year-old daughter of a self-indulgent marquis, and Yann, a fourteen-year-old Gypsy orphan raised to perform in a magic show, face a common enemy at the start of the French Revolution.
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Gardner
ISBN: 9780803731004 0803731000
OCLC Number: 181368668
Notes: Sequel: The Silver Blade.
Description: 378 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sally Gardner.

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In the late eighteenth-century, Sido, the twelve-year-old daughter of a self-indulgent marquis, and Yann, a fourteen-year-old Gypsy orphan raised to perform in a magic show, face a common enemy at the start of the French Revolution.

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A nice addition to any older kids library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-12) Good Permalink

     An historical fiction book set in 18th century French society where Yann, a young magician, works to rescue Sido from her troubles.  The story intertwines the lives of the characters who care deeply for one another along with the murders where a red garnet necklace is...
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French Revolution for teens

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2008-10-07) Good Permalink

I would actually give this book 3 1/2 stars.  It is the story of a teenage boy, Yann, raised in France just before the start of the French Revolution.  He and his guardian are gypsies who use real magic to entertain people at a theatre in Paris.  One night they and the "magician" they...
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