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The city of Ember / Jeanne DuPrau.

DuPrau, Jeanne, (author.). DuPrau, Jeanne, On the day of the bombs. (author.).


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ansonia Public Library J. DUPRAU, JEANNE (Text to phone) 34045126294615 Juvenile Paperback Available -
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport J DUPRAU (Text to phone) 34000081002222 Juvenile Paperback Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J FIC DUP (Text to phone) 34026136977761 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Ridgefield Library JF DuPrau (Text to phone) 34010134049559 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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General Note:
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States in slightly different form by Random House Children's Books, New York, in 2003"--Title page verso.
Includes new introduction and new bonus story: On the day of the bombs.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Winner, Intermediate, 2006.
Subject: Messengers > Juvenile fiction.
Ember (Imaginary place) > Juvenile fiction.
Occupations > Juvenile fiction.
City dwellers > Juvenile fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
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