The City of Ember

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The City of Ember

The Graphic Novel

By Jeanne DuPrau; Niklas Asker (Illustrator); Dallas Middaugh (Adapted by)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780375968211, 144pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012

In the spring 2003, kids, parents, teachers, librarians whole communities discovered and fell in love with Jeanne DuPrau's story about a doomed city, and the two children who found a way out. Nearly 10 years later, that story, "The City of Ember, " is a bona fide classic, with over 1.7 million copies sold. Now experience Jeanne DuPrau's vision anew as artist Niklas Asker faithfully brings to life the glare of the lamps, the dinginess of the streets, and the brilliance of the first sunrise.

About the Author
Jeanne DuPrau is the author of The New York Timesbestseller The City of Ember and its companion The People of Sparks. She lives in Menlo Park, California, and drives a hybrid car that runs on a combination of gas and electricity.