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    • The City of Ember

    • The First Book of Ember
    • By: Jeanne DuPrau
    • Narrated by: Wendy Dillon
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    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.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story

    • By Simon on 06-04-11

    Regular price: £10.01

    • The People of Sparks

    • The Second Book of Ember
    • By: Jeanne DuPrau
    • Narrated by: Wendy Dillon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    The People of Sparks picks up where The City of Ember leaves off. Lina and Doon have emerged from the underground city to the exciting new world above, and it isn't long before they are followed by the other inhabitants of Ember. The Emberites soon come across a town where they are welcomed, fed, and given places to sleep. But the town's resources are limited and it isn't long before resentment begins to grow between the two groups.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story

    • By Ricky on 29-10-07

    Regular price: £18.39

    • The Prophet of Yonwood

    • The Third Book of Ember
    • By: Jeanne DuPrau
    • Narrated by: Becky Ann Baker
    • Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    It's 50 years before the settlement of the city of Ember and the world is in crisis. War looms on the horizon as 11-year-old Nickie and her aunt travel to the small town of Yonwood, North Carolina. There, one of the town's respected citizens has had a terrible vision of fire and destruction. Her garbled words are taken as prophetic instruction on how to avoid the coming disaster. If only they can be interpreted correctly.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Dragged

    • By Simon on 06-04-11

    Regular price: £19.69