Teen Picks - Winter 2009

The City of Ember
by Jeanne Duprau
ISBN: 978-0375822742

From the Publisher: 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.

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1 comment:

jyota2 said...

i love this book alot, i read it as a book club book it ended up being very good. And by the way, there is a movie that goes along with it too I heard it was really good