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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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The City of Ember
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Great-The City of Ember
January 17th, 2015
This book is reqlly great! My teacher in grade 4 read my class thid book-it is great for a classrom setting.
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A bit too childish
May 12th, 2013
There's a good idea in here, but the storytelling never takes off for me.
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City of Ember
April 26th, 2013
This book was great. I loved the drama and action. Can't wait for people of sparks!! :-)
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