The First Book Of Ore: The Foundry's Edge

byBenny Zelkowicz, Cam BaityIllustratorJohn Foster

April 15, 2014|
The First Book Of Ore: The Foundry's Edge by Benny Zelkowicz
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For Phoebe Plumm, life in Meridian revolves around trading pranks with irksome servant Micah Tanner and waiting for her renowned father, Dr. Jules Plumm, to return home. Chief surveyor for the Foundry, a global corporation with control of metal production and technology, Phoebe''s father is in the field for months at a time. But when a sudden and unexpected reunion leads to father and daughter''s being abducted, Phoebe and would-be hero Micah find themselves stranded in a stunning and volatile alien world-one that has been ruthlessly plundered by the Foundry for centuries and is the secret source of every comfort and innovation the two refugees have ever known.

Cam Baity and Benny Zelkowicz have fashioned an intensely inventive, engaging, and thought-provoking tale of two worlds on a collision course and the two young rivals who find themselves on the front line.The Foundry''s Edgeis the first book in a trilogy that will transport young readers down a mechanical rabbit hole and send them on an adventure that explores the hidden costs of indulgence, the perils of unchallenged nationalism, and the world-altering power of compassion and conviction.
CAM BAITY &amp BENNY ZELKOWICZ are writers, animators, and filmmakers who began collaborating after meeting at California Institute of the Arts. A Texas native, Cam has made several short films, and his work has been screened at numerous festivals around the globe, including the BBC British Short Film Festival. In addition, he work...
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Title:The First Book Of Ore: The Foundry's Edge
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:448 pages, 8.75 X 6 X 1.5 in
Shipping dimensions:448 pages, 8.75 X 6 X 1.5 in
Published:April 15, 2014
Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:8
ISBN - 13:9781423162278

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