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The Boy Detective: A New York Childhood
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Center Point Pub
Publication date January 1, 2014
Pages 285
Binding Library
Edition Large print
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781611739749
ISBN-10 1611739748
Dimensions 1 by 6.25 by 9 in.
Original list price $34.95
Other format details large print
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Resisting the deadening silence of his family home in the elegant yet stiflingly safe neighborhood of Gramercy Park, nine-year-old Roger imagines himself a private eye in pursuit of criminals. With the dream-like mystery of the city before him, he sets off alone, out into the streets of Manhattan, thrilling to a life of unsolved cases.

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Hardcover
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from Ecco Pr (November 5, 2013)
9780062241337 | details & prices | 257 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.65 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $19.99
About: The Washington Post hailed Roger Rosenblatt's Making Toast as "a textbook on what constitutes perfect writing," and People lauded Kayak Morning as "intimate, expansive and profoundly moving.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780062277190
 
Reprint edition from Ecco Pr (September 23, 2014)
9780062277190 | details & prices | 257 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Resisting the deadening silence of his family home in the elegant yet stiflingly safe neighborhood of Gramercy Park, nine-year-old Roger Rosenblatt imagines himself a private eye in pursuit of criminals.
Library
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Large print edition from Center Point Pub (January 1, 2014)
9781611739749 | details & prices | 285 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $34.95
About: Resisting the deadening silence of his family home in the elegant yet stiflingly safe neighborhood of Gramercy Park, nine-year-old Roger imagines himself a private eye in pursuit of criminals.

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