Ripped Away

by Shirley Vernick

Book, 2022

Barcode

123462651

Call number

J 500 VER

Collection

Publication

Regal House Publishing (2022), 132 pages

Description

Ignored yet again by his crush, Abe Pearlman wanders into Fortunes and Futures for a little diversion. The fortune teller reveals that Abe may be able to save someone's life. But before he can ask any questions, he's swept to the slums of Victorian London, where he finds that his crush, Mitzy Singer, has also been banished. Abe and Mitzy soon discover that they've been plunked down in the middle of the Jack the Ripper spree. To get back home, they'll have to work together to figure out how the fortune teller's prophecy is connected to one of history's most notorious criminal cases. They'll also have to survive the outpouring of hate toward Jewish refugees that the Ripper murders triggered. Ripped Away is based on real historical events, including the Ripper crimes, the inquests, and the accusations against immigrants.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

132 p.; 8.5 inches

ISBN

1646032039 / 9781646032037
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