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The city of Ember

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Series:
Book of Ember volume 1st
Ember volume 1st
Publisher:
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
680L
Description
Celebrate a modern-day classic with this DELUXE EDITION, which includes an introduction by Jeanne DuPrau and a brand-new story! This highly acclaimed adventure series about two friends desperate to save their doomed city has captivated kids and teachers alike for almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies! The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she's sure it holds a secret that will save the city. She and her friend Doon must race to figure out the clues before the lights go out on Ember forever! Nominated to 28 State Award Lists! An American Library Association Notable Children's Book A New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing Selection A Kirkus Reviews Editors' Choice A Child Magazine Best Children's Book A Mark Twain Award Winner A William Allen White Children's Book Award Winner "A realistic post-apocalyptic world. DuPrau's book leaves Doon and Lina on the verge of undiscovered country and readers wanting more." -- USA Today "An electric debut." -- Publishers Weekly, Starred "While Ember is colorless and dark, the book itself is rich with description." -- VOYA, Starred "A harrowing journey into the unknown, and cryptic messages for readers to decipher." -- Kirkus Reviews, Starred
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ISBN:
9780385371353
9780739331675
9780375890802
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
680L
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Last Grouping Update2020-09-26 16:19:31PM
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City dwellers -- Juvenile fiction
Compact discs
Ember (Imaginary place) -- Juvenile fiction
Fantasy
Fantasy fiction
Good and evil -- Fiction
Historical fiction
Messengers -- Fiction
Messengers -- Juvenile fiction
Occupations -- Juvenile fiction
Quests (Expeditions) -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThe city of Ember
title_fullThe City of Ember
The city of Ember / Jeanne DuPrau
The city of Ember [sound recording] / Jeanne DuPrau
title_shortThe city of Ember
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Ember (Imaginary place)
Fantasy
Good and evil
Juvenile Fiction
Messengers
Occupations
Quests (Expeditions)
Science Fiction
Science Fiction & Fantasy