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Brody B.

The Thief lored (realistic-fiction) book

A Realistic-Fiction book set in Venice in the 1900's, centered around two run-aways (Prosper and Boniface) who join a group of orphans living on the street. With a leader know as the Thief Lord, because of his talents of "acquiring" valuable items. The Thief Lord is then given a job by their fence to secure a set of wooden lion wings by a client.