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It’s been several months since Lina and Doon escaped the dying city of Ember and, along with the rest of their people, joined the town of Sparks. Now, struggling. A modern-day classic. This highly acclaimed adventure series about two friends desperate to save their doomed city has captivated kids and teachers alike for. : The Diamond of Darkhold: The Fourth Book of Ember (Audible Audio Edition): Jeanne Duprau, Katherine Kellgren, Listening Library: Books.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The star rating reflects overall quality and learning potential. That’s not to say that every reader would need this immersion process LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.

Clearly she has no common sense. Writing is one tough de Jeanne DuPrau spends several hours of every day at her computer, thinking up sentences. Aug 25, Jeraca rated or it was ok Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

I’ve seen a review or two of this one already. Just eight pages in length, the book catches their attention because its title reveals that it is for the people of Ember. Yeah, that would seem, a lot more reasonable. So she keeps doing it. Jan 24, Jennifer Rayment xarkhold it liked it.


The Diamond of Darkhold

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There was definitely less heavy moralizing which I think will appeal to the kids a little bit more. How old is your kid?

The Diamond of Darkhold (Book of Ember, #4) by Jeanne DuPrau

I will certainly continue recommending the Ember series to 4th or 5th graders and up, especially if they are looking for a series. Confession time, I read The Diamond of Darkhold days within receiving it in the mail.

What they find there will change the course of the New World. Many years later, after new cities have been built using solar power, one of their descendants views the now-fragile pictures drawn by Lina as a girl in Ember and notes how strongly they resemble a world she didn’t live to see but nonetheless helped create. Even though I did not like the subsequent Ember books as much as the first I continued reading them and had to read darkhhold one, the last in the series.

I’ll buy The Diamond of Darkhold simply to complete the series darkholf having only two installments in a seriesbut you would be content to read no further, depending on where you are in the series. Torn up and missing most of its pages, it alludes to a mysterious device from before the Disaster, which they believe is still in Ember.

Lina got out of Ember as fast as she could and headed towards the city of sparks. Dec 16, Ross Bussell rated it it was ok Shelves: Add your rating See all 1 kid review.


The Diamond of Darkhold | Through The Looking Glass Children’s Book Review

Sir Fartsalot Hunts the Booger. Together, Lina and Doon must go back underground to retrieve what was lost and bring light to a dark world.

So in a way, perhaps, it is less thought-provoking than its predecessors, but in some ways, I think it is more satisfying for most readers. Teen, 17 years old Written by prttystar4 July 7, The City of Ember ends perfectly – let the Readers assume what happens after that. In hopes of finding a solution, Lina and Doon obtain the remains of a book that will help them save their new city, but all clues lead them back to the beginning Was this all the authors fantasy of the world being destroyed but then being rebuilt totally more awesome plus a pony.

He is a very original person like myself. She tries to summarize the future of all the characters in about 10 pages and it comes out as a mess. Lists with This Book.

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