Title: The City of Ember
Author: Jeanne DuPrau
What is it about?
It’s about a somewhat primitive future set underground where there is no light. The population of the city is trying to escape from their destiny. It is also a mystery, which has to be solved.
What did you think of it, and why did you pick it up?
I enjoyed this book because it got me thinking about the future and what it might be like.
Star Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (for the book), but only 3 out of 5 (for the film)
Who would enjoy reading this?
Years 9 and 10