Book Summary

    “It is green here and very big. Light comes from the sky…”

    When Lina and Doon lead their people up from the underground city of Ember, they discover a surface world of color and life. The people of a small village called Sparks agree to help the Emberites, but the villagers have never had to share their world before. Soon differences between the two groups escalate, and it's up to Lina and Doon to find a way to avoid war!

    In the riveting sequel to the highly acclaimed The City of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau explores the nature of conflict and the strength and courage necessary to overcome it.
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    Author

    Jeanne DuPrau

    Year Published

    2004

    Lexile Measure

    760L

    Categories

    8-12, adventure, Boys, classic, English, family, Girls, in corpus, series, survival, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780375828256

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    3.64

    # Ratings

    40458

    # of Words

    74381

Book Summary

“It is green here and very big. Light comes from the sky…”

When Lina and Doon lead their people up from the underground city of Ember, they discover a surface world of color and life. The people of a small village called Sparks agree to help the Emberites, but the villagers have never had to share their world before. Soon differences between the two groups escalate, and it's up to Lina and Doon to find a way to avoid war!

In the riveting sequel to the highly acclaimed The City of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau explores the nature of conflict and the strength and courage necessary to overcome it.
(summary from goodreads.com)