The Resource The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau

The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau

Label
The city of Ember
Title
The city of Ember
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne DuPrau
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
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
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Beehive Children's Fiction Book Award (Utah), 2005.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2006.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2006.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2005.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2007.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 2006.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Intermediate category, 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2005.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Sixth-Eighth Grade, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120912
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DuPrau, Jeanne
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maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Books of Ember
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Post-apocalypse
  • Resourcefulness in children
  • Underground areas
  • Dystopias
  • Survival
  • Power failures
  • Food supply
  • Light and darkness
  • Twelve-year-olds
  • Preteens
  • Courage in children
  • Courage
  • Resourcefulness
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9780375822735
Lccn
2002010239
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD55758398
  • CARL0623456436
  • (OCoLC)50166630
Label
The city of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9780375822735
Lccn
2002010239
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD55758398
  • CARL0623456436
  • (OCoLC)50166630

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