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The city of Ember
Title:
The city of Ember
ISBN:
9780375822735

9780375922749

9780375822742

9780756933951
Publication Information:
New York : Random House, c2003.
Physical Description:
270 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents:
Assignment day -- A message to the mayor -- Under Ember -- Something lost, nothing found -- On night street -- The box in the closet -- A message full of holes -- Explorations -- The door in the roped-off tunnel -- Blue sky and goodbye -- Lizzie's groceries -- A dreadful discovery -- Deciphering the message -- The way out -- A desperate run -- The singing -- Away -- Where the river goes -- A world of light -- The last message.
Abstract:
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.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR 5.0 9.0.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 5.1 15 Quiz: 33867 Guided reading level: U.

Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.0 9.0 69274.
Reading Level JCPL:
680LEXILE.
Target Audience Note:
680 Lexile.
Format:
Book