Horton Halfpott, or, The fiendish mystery of Smugwick Manor, or, The loosening of M'Lady Luggertuck's corset / Tom Angleberger ; with illustrations by the author.
Author: Angleberger, Tom.
Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2011.
ISBN: 9780810997158 (hbk.)
Description: 206 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Subject: Household employees Juvenile fiction.
Social classes Juvenile fiction.
aConduct of life Juvenile fiction.
Eccentrics and eccentricities Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901 Juvenile fiction.
Household employees Fiction.
Social classes Fiction.
Conduct of life Fiction.
Eccentrics and eccentricities Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901 Fiction.
Target Audience: 009-012.
Summary: Horton, an upstanding kitchen boy in a castle in nineteenth-century England, becomes embroiled in a mystery surrounding a series of thefts, which is also connected to the pursuit of a very eligible and wealthy young lady's affections.