The City of Ember (Book of Ember) (Prebound)

By Jeanne DuPrau

Perfection Learning, 9780756933951, 270pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2004

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/24/2004)
Paperback (5/25/2004)
Paperback (9/25/2012)
Paperback (5/14/2013)
Hardcover (5/13/2003)
Prebound (9/25/2012)
CD-Audio (5/9/2006)
Prebound (5/1/2004)
Paperback (8/26/2008)
Audio Cassette (5/25/2004)
Library Binding (5/13/2003)
Hardcover (9/25/2012)
Library Binding (9/25/2012)

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The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she's sure it holds a secret that will save the city. She and her friend Doon must decipher the message before the lights go out on Ember forever This stunning debut novel offers refreshingly clear writing and fascinating, original characters.

"From the Hardcover edition.