The Thief Lord
Title
The Thief Lord

Author
Funke, Cornelia, 1958-

Uniform Title
Herr der Diebe. English

Publication Information
[S.l. : s.n.], 2001, c2000.

Physical Description
10 books in a canvas bag : ill., map ; 37 x 15 cm. + 1 folder.

Series
Instant book club.

General Note
Imprint may vary.
 
A cloth bag containing ten copies of the title and a folder with miscellaneous notes, discussion questions, biographical information, and reading lists to assist book group discussion leaders.

Subject Term
Runaway children -- Italy -- Venice -- Fiction.
 
Street children -- Italy -- Venice -- Fiction.
 
Orphans -- Italy -- Fiction.
 
Pickpockets -- Italy -- Fiction.
 
Brothers -- Fiction.
 
Private investigators -- Italy -- Venice -- Fiction.
 
Thieves -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Venice (Italy) -- Fiction.

Genre
Mystery fiction.

Added Author
Latsch, Oliver,

Local Subject
Book club kit collection.

Summary
Escaping the aunt who wants to adopt only one of them, two orphaned brothers run away from Hamburg to Venice, finding shelter with a gang of street children and their leader, the thirteen-year-old "Thief Lord, " while also eluding the detective hired to return them to Germany.

Language Note
Translated from the German.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book club kitKT J FICTION FUN11Kits