The Norumbegan Quartet #3: The Empire of Gut and Bone by M T AndersonThe Norumbegan Quartet #3: The Empire of Gut and Bone by M T Anderson

The Norumbegan Quartet #3: The Empire of Gut and Bone

byM T Anderson

Paperback | May 1, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$8.99

Earn 45 plum® points

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

From National Book Award and Printz Honor winner M. T. Anderson comes the amazing return to The Game of Sunken Places!

The land of New Norumbega is an unusual one-an empire of gut and bone, lost within the organs of a huge, alien body. At its dark, dry heart is a ruling class that doesn't care about much besides itself, especially its mechanical servants, who are tired of being taken for granted.

Brian and Gregory have come to New Norumbega for a reason-to get the Norumbegans to help them thwart an alien attack back home on Earth. But instead, the two boys find themselves caught up in both a robot rebellion and a murder mystery after one of the Norumbegan leaders is sent to sleep...permanently.

In New Norumbega, it's very hard to know who to trust. There are assassins around every corner, and secrets pave every conversation. Brian and Gregory will be lucky to make it out alive, never sure if they are meant to catch the murderer...or be the killer's next victim.

M. T. Anderson is the author of The Game of Sunken Places; the National Book Award winning, Michael L. Printz Honor book The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume I: The Pox Party; and the Michael L Printz Honor book The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume II: The Kingdom of...
Feast: Recipes And Stories From A Canadian Road Trip
Feast: Recipes And Stories From A Canadian Road Trip

by Lindsay Anderson

$26.39$35.00

In stock online

Available in stores

Posted
Posted

by John David Anderson

$19.13$21.00

In stock online

Available in stores

Speak
Speak

by Laurie Halse Anderson

$14.42$15.99

In stock online

Available in stores

Shop this author
Title:The Norumbegan Quartet #3: The Empire of Gut and BoneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 7.58 × 5.27 × 0.79 inPublished:May 1, 2012Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:054513885X

ISBN - 13:9780545138857

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Norumbegan Quartet #3: The Empire of Gut and Bone

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Suburb Beyond the Stars*"A masterful tale." - Kirkus Reviews, starred review"A fun and gripping read, with action, suspense, and creepy monsters that will keep readers up late-and make them want to keep the lights on." - School Library Journal"A funny and eerie tale told with impeccable writing, and at minimum, kids will come away a bit smarter just for having read it." - BooklistPraise for The Game of Sunken Places"Highly original and enormously entertaining." - The New York Times Book Review*"Anderson builds to a climactic series of surprises that, exploding like fireworks, will almost certainly dazzle readers." - Publishers Weekly, starred review*"Deliciously scary, often funny, this tour de force leaves one marveling at Anderson's ability." - Booklist, starred review