Predator Cities #4: A Darkling Plain by Philip ReevePredator Cities #4: A Darkling Plain by Philip Reeve

Predator Cities #4: A Darkling Plain

byPhilip Reeve

Paperback | June 1, 2012

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Welcome to the astounding world of Mortal Engines!

Tom and Wren discover that the old predator city hides an awesome secret that could bring an end to the war. But as they risk their lives in its dark underbelly, time is running out. Alone and far away, Hester faces a fanatical enemy who possesses the weapons and the will to destroy the entire human race.

PHILIP REEVE is the bestselling author of the Mortal Engines quartet, the highly acclaimed Here Lies Arthur, No Such Thing as Dragons, Fever Crumb, and A Web of Air. He lives in Dartmoor, England, with his wife and son.
Title:Predator Cities #4: A Darkling PlainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 8.03 × 5.29 × 1.03 inPublished:June 1, 2012Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0545222141

ISBN - 13:9780545222143

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Editorial Reviews

Praise for A Darkling Plain*"A bold, sprawling conclusion that befits a bold, sprawling series." -Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, starred review*"An explosive finish. All stops are pulled out." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review*"A remarkable body of work. Complex, intelligent, and rewarding, Reeve's world is truly one to get lost in." -Publishers Weekly, starred reviewPraise for the Mortal Engines Quartet*"Reeve's [Mortal Engines Quartet] remains a landmark of visionary... imagination." - School Library Journal, starred review (from review of Fever Crumb)Praise for Fever Crumb*"Reeve's captivating flights of imagination play as vital a role in the story as his endearing heroine, hissworthy villains, and nifty array of supporting characters." - Booklist, starred review*"Beautifully written, grippingly paced, and filled with eccentric characters and bizarre inventions... this is a novel guaranteed to please Reeve's fans-and very likely broaden their ranks." - Publishers Weekly, starred review