The city of Ember

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Books of Ember volume 1.
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English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
680L
Description
Ember is the only light in a dark world. But when its lamps begin to flicker, two friends must race to escape the dark. This highly acclaimed adventure series is a modern-day classic&;with over 4 MILLION copies sold!  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 dim. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she&;s sure it holds a secret that will save the city. Now, she and her friend Doon must race to figure out the clues to keep the lights on. If they succeed, they will have to convince everyone to follow them into danger. But if they fail? The lights will burn out and the darkness will close in forever. Nominated to 28 State Award Lists!An American Library Association Notable Children&;s BookA New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing SelectionA Kirkus Reviews Editors&; ChoiceA Child Magazine Best Children&;s BookA Mark Twain Award WinnerA 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
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ISBN:
9780375822735
9780375922749
9780739345085
9780739370971
9781400089833
9780375890802
9780375822742
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
680L
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seriesBooks of Ember
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subject_facetAudiobooks
Audiobooks -- Unabridged
Bluestem Book Award nominee, 2019
Children's audiobooks
City planning -- Fiction
Electronic books
Fantasy
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Good vs evil -- Fiction
Imaginary places
Imaginary places -- Fiction
Imaginary places -- Juvenile fiction
Juvenile works
Occupations
Occupations -- Fiction
Occupations -- Juvenile fiction
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers nominee book, 2006
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Nominee book, 2006
Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic
Science fiction
Young adult fiction
title_displayThe city of Ember
title_fullThe City of Ember
The city of Ember / Jeanne DuPrau
The city of Ember / by Jeanne DuPrau
The city of Ember [CD sound recording] / Jeanne DuPrau
The city of Ember [electronic resource] / Jeanne DuPrau
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City planning
Fantasy
Fantasy fiction
Good vs evil
Imaginary places
Juvenile Fiction
Occupations
Science Fiction
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic
Young adult fiction