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The city of Ember / Jeanne DuPrau.

DuPrau, Jeanne. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 0375822739
  • ISBN: 0375922741 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0375822747 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0756933951
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Physical Description: 270 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2003.

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Shirley Hazen Memorial Library J F DUP (Text) 37436000526684 Children's Area Available -


Formatted Contents: 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 or Annotation: 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.
Study Program Information: Accelerated Reader AR 5.0 9.0
Subject: Fantasy.
Genre: Science fiction.
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