By Jeanne DuPrau
A prequel to the modern day vintage The urban of Ember. This hugely acclaimed event sequence has captivated youngsters and lecturers alike for nearly fifteen years and has bought over 3.5 MILLION copies!
Nickie will develop as much as be one of many first electorate of the town of Ember. yet for now, she’s an eleven-year-old lady whose father used to be despatched away on a few mysterious executive undertaking.
So while the chance to maneuver offers itself, Nickie seizes it. yet her new city of Yonwood, North Carolina, isn’t what she’d expected. It’s a spot jam-packed with suspicion and distrust, the place one person’s visions of fireside and destruction have became the town’s voters opposed to one another. Nickie explores the eccentricities round her—her great-grandfather’s bizarre journals, a reclusive neighbor who experiences the heavens, an odd boy who's occupied with snakes—all whereas maintaining an eye fixed out for methods to assist the area. Or is it already too overdue to prevent a devastating war?
Praise for town of Ember books:
Nominated to twenty-eight kingdom Award Lists!
An American Library organization extraordinary Children’s Book
A big apple Public Library a hundred Titles for studying and Sharing Selection
A Kirkus studies Editors’ Choice
A baby journal top Children’s Book
A Mark Twain Award Winner
A William Allen White Children’s publication Award Winner
“A life like post-apocalyptic international. DuPrau’s e-book leaves Doon and Lina at the verge of undiscovered kingdom and readers short of more.” —USA Today
“An electrical debut.” —Publishers Weekly, Starred
“While Ember is colorless and darkish, the e-book itself is wealthy with description.” —VOYA, Starred
“A harrowing trip into the unknown, and cryptic messages for readers to decipher.” —Kirkus Reviews, Starred
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