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Mortal engines / Philip Reeve.

By: Reeve, Philip, 1966- [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Reeve, Philip, Mortal engines quartet: book 1.Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2002Description: 293 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0439979439; 9781407131276; 9781760661878; 9781760663520.Subject(s): Nuclear warfare -- Children's fiction | Regression (Civilization) -- Children's fiction | Cities and towns -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Science fiction. | Steampunk fiction.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.
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In a world where moving cities trawl the globe, Tom and Hester have been thrown out of theirs and left them stranded and starving in the middle of nowhere. Hester is desperate for revenge while Tom is only desperate to get back on board his beloved London.

First published by Scholastic: 2001. This edition published by Scholastic: 2002.

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.

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