The Resource Mortal engines, Philip Reeve

Mortal engines, Philip Reeve

Label
Mortal engines
Title
Mortal engines
Statement of responsibility
Philip Reeve
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emerging from its hiding place in the hills, the great Traction City is chasing a terrified little town across the wastelands. Soon London will feed. In the attack, Tom Natsworthy is flung from the speeding city with a murderous scar-faced girl. They must run for their lives through the wreckageand face a terrifying new weapon that threatens the future of the world
Member of
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
Theme
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121907
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reeve, Philip
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Hungry city chronicles.
  • Hungry city chronicles
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dystopias
  • Historians
  • Young adult fiction
  • London (England)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Mortal engines, Philip Reeve
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published: 2001
  • Includes excerpt from Predator's Gold by Philip Reeve
  • Movie tie-in
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9781760663520
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Mortal engines, Philip Reeve
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published: 2001
  • Includes excerpt from Predator's Gold by Philip Reeve
  • Movie tie-in
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9781760663520
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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