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The Resource The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau

The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau

Label
The city of Ember
Title
The city of Ember
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne DuPrau
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Summary
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
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Beehive Children's Fiction Book Award (Utah), 2005.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2006.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2006.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2005.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2007.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 2006.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Intermediate category, 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2005.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Sixth-Eighth Grade, 2006.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
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120912
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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DuPrau, Jeanne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
680
Intended audience source
Lexile
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680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The first book of Ember
Series volume
0001
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  • Messengers
  • Fantasy
  • Messengers
  • Underground areas
  • Light sources
  • Electric power
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Random House in 2003
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
270 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385736282
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)183265555
Label
The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Random House in 2003
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
270 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385736282
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)183265555

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