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Author Reeve, Philip.

Title Mortal engines / a novel by Philip Reeve.

Publication Info. New York : HarperCollins, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Children's Department  MIDDLE GRADE REEVE c.4  Storage
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Young Adult  YA REEVE c.3  Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Storage (no holds)  YF REEVE    Storage
 Burlington Public Library - Teen  YF REEVE c.2  Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Teen  YA REE c.2  Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Nutmeg Book Area  TEEN REEVE NUTMEG    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Teen  TEEN REEVE, PHILIP    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Young Adult  PB JYA Y R c.4  Check Shelf
Edition First American edition.
Description 373 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Hungry city chronicles
Reeve, Philip. Hungry city chronicles.
Note 2007 Teen Nutmeg Book Award (nominee).
Contents Part 1: The hunting ground -- Valentine -- The waste chute -- The out-country -- The Lord Mayor -- Speedwell -- High London -- The trading center -- The Jenny Haniver -- The 13th Floor Elevator -- Airhaven -- The gasbag and gondola -- The resurrected man -- The guildhall -- The Rustwater Marshes -- The turd tanks -- The pirate suburb -- Bevis -- The Sea of Khazak -- The Black Island -- In the engineerium -- Grike -- MEDUSA -- Part 2: An agent of the league -- The historians -- Batmunkh Gompa -- Dr. Arkengarth remembers -- A stranger in the mountains of heaven -- Going home -- A hero's welcome -- The eavesdropper -- Chudleigh Pomeroy sees it through -- Wine and nibbles and the dawn of a new era -- Idea for a fireworks display -- The cathedral -- The shadow of bones -- The bird roads.
Summary In the distant future, when cities move about and consume smaller towns, a fifteen-year-old apprentice is pushed out of London by the man he most admires and must seek answers in the perilous Out-Country, aided by one girl and the memory of another.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 6.6 13.0 74320.
Awards Nestlé Smarties book prize Gold Award.
Whitbread Children's book award shortlist.
Subject Science fiction.
ISBN 0060082097 paperback $6.99
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