Two brothers, having run away from the aunt who plans to adopt the younger one, are sought by a detective hired by their aunt, but they have found shelter with--and protection from--Venice's "Thief Lord."
349 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Translation of: Herr der Diebe.
English translation originally published: c2001.
Subjects:Brothers -- Fiction.
Brothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.
Italy -- Fiction.
Italy -- Juvenile fiction.
Outlaws -- Fiction.
Outlaws -- Juvenile fiction.
Runaway children -- Juvenile fiction.
Runaways -- Fiction.
Runaways -- Juvenile fiction.
Thieves -- Juvenile fiction.
Venice (Italy) -- Fiction.
Venice (Italy) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre:Detective and mystery fiction.
Other Authors:Funke, Cornelia Caroline.
Funke, Cornelia Caroline. Herr der Diebe. English.