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Publisher Description

A modern-day classic. 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!
 
Lina and Doon escaped the dying city of Ember and led their people to the town of Sparks. But they soon discover that winter is harsh aboveground. When Doon finds a book with torn pages that hints at a mysterious device from the Builders, it doesn’t take much for him to convince Lina to join him for one last adventure in the city of Ember. But what—and who—will they find when they return?
 
Praise for the City of Ember books:
 
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

GENRE
Kids
RELEASED
2008
August 26
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
304
Pages
PUBLISHER
Random House Children's Books
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
8.4
MB

Customer Reviews

Mysterion119 ,

Wow

Omg I loved the book it's so amazing and full of cliff hangers. I wish there was another book that would discuss what happens 50 years into the future about Donn and Lina's children!

Dipstick Pines ,

Amazing!!

I love this series!? Its so awesome!

Lyricalllama48 ,

Loved the whole series but 1 thing

I wish you hadn't put about like what happened in the future because like now it will be harder for you to make another book about this series but I know one way you can you can like make a book if like an event affected that future and they don't have that future anymore or like maybe how they started dating or something

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