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The city of Ember / Jeanne DuPrau.

DuPrau, Jeanne. (Author).
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  • 139 of 144 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0375822739 (trade)
  • ISBN: 9780375822735 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0375922741 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780375922749 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781439518700 PBD
  • ISBN: 143951870X PBD
  • ISBN: 0756933951
  • ISBN: 9780756933951
  • Physical Description: 270 pages : map ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2003.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Assignment day -- A message to the mayor -- Under Ember -- Something lost, nothing found -- On night street -- The box in the closet -- A message full of holes -- Explorations -- The door in the roped-off tunnel -- Blue sky and goodbye -- Lizzie's groceries -- A dreadful discovery -- Deciphering the message -- The way out -- A desperate run -- The singing -- Away -- Where the river goes -- A world of light -- The last message.
Summary, etc.: In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions.
Target Audience Note: 680 Lexile.
Awards Note: Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2005-2006.
Subject: Fantasy.
Genre: Science fiction.

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