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Leviathan

Author: Scott Westerfeld; Keith Thompson
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st Simon Pulse hardcover edView all editions and formats
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In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically engineered beasts.
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Genre/Form: Steampunk fiction
War stories
Young adult fiction
Science fiction
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
FIction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Westerfeld; Keith Thompson
ISBN: 9781416971733 1416971734 9780606223935 0606223932 9780670073030 0670073032 1448729726 9781448729722
OCLC Number: 290477162
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 12 up.; Young Adult
Description: 440 p. : ill., col. map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson.

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In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically engineered beasts.

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Marvelous New Series Begins

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Westerfeld, Scott ~ Leviathan~ Simon Pulse, 2009 ~ 439 pages, and afterword ~ Audience: tweens, teens, adults ~ Rating: Superior.

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“The Austrian horses glinted in the moonlight, their riders standing tall in the saddle, swords raised. Behind...
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