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City of magic  Cover Image Book Book

City of magic / Avi.

Avi, 1937- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545321976
  • ISBN: 0545321972
  • Physical Description: 301 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Companion book to: Midnight magic and Murder at midnight.
Summary, etc.:
Mangus the Magician and his thirteen-year-old servant, Fabrizio, are commanded to go to Venice, on pain of death, to find a book by Friar Luca Pacioli that reportedly contains a magical means of making money; but Venice is a strange and dangerous city, and someone else is also after the book--then Mangus is arrested, and taken to the prison, and Fabrizio and Bianca, an orphan he has met, must find a way to secure the book, save Magnus, and themselves.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Scholastic Press.
Grades 4-6. Scholastic Press.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.6 8 515605.
Subject: Magicians > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Magic tricks > Juvenile fiction.
Renaissance > Italy > Venice > Juvenile fiction.
Venice (Italy) > History > 15th century > Juvenile fiction.
Italy > History > 15th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library J AVI (Text) 0001002420733 JUV Fiction New Available -

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