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The Resource Mortal engines, a novel by Philip Reeve

Mortal engines, a novel by Philip Reeve

Label
Mortal engines
Title
Mortal engines
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Philip Reeve
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Nestle Children's Book Prize for Nine to Eleven Year Olds, 2002.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
Awards note
  • Nestlé Smarties book prize Gold Award.
  • Whitbread Children's book award shortlist.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121907
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reeve, Philip
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.R25576
LC item number
Mo 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The hungry city chronicles
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
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Target audience
adolescent
Label
Mortal engines, a novel by Philip Reeve
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
  • a333702
  • ocm56543217
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780060082093
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005578032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Mortal engines, a novel by Philip Reeve
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
  • a333702
  • ocm56543217
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780060082093
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005578032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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