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DuPrau, Jeanne

Overview
Works: 89 works in 355 publications in 10 languages and 24,849 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Science fiction  Children's audiobooks  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.D927, FIC
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Publications about Jeanne DuPrau
Publications by Jeanne DuPrau
Most widely held works about Jeanne DuPrau
 
Most widely held works by Jeanne DuPrau
The city of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
57 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,301 libraries worldwide
Many hundreds of years ago, the city of Ember was created by the Builders to contain everything needed for human survival. It worked ... but now the storerooms are almost out of food, corruption is spreading through the city and worst of all - the lights are failing. Soon Ember could be engulfed by darkness
The people of Sparks by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and Thai and held by 2,991 libraries worldwide
"Lina and Doon helped the citizens of Ember escape the city that threatened to destroy them. They've been given safe haven in a small village called Sparks, a place filled with color and life. Although Sparks seems like the answer the long-suffering Emberites have been hoping for, tempers soon escalate. The villagers have never had to share their world before, and it only takes a tiny "spark" to ignite a battle between the two struggling groups. Lina and Doon will have to work together to avoid a disaster not only for their people, but also for the people of Sparks"--Page 4 of cover
The prophet of Yonwood by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,573 libraries worldwide
While visiting the small town of Yonwood, North Carolina, eleven-year-old Nickie makes some decisions about how to identify both good and evil when she witnesses the townspeople's reactions to the apocalyptic visions of one of their neighbors
The diamond of Darkhold by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
When a roamer trades them an ancient book with only a few pages remaining, Lina and Doon return to Ember to seek the machine the book seems to describe in hopes that it will get their new community, Sparks, through the winter
The city of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,791 libraries worldwide
In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions
The people of Sparks by Jeanne DuPrau( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
The People of Sparks picks up where The City of Ember leaves off. Lina and Doon have emerged from the underground city to the exciting new world above, and it isn't long before they are followed by the other inhabitants of Ember. The Emberites soon come across a town where they are welcomed, fed, and given places to sleep. But the town's resources are limited and it isn't long before resentment begins to grow between the two groups. When anonymous acts of vandalism push them toward violence, it's up to Lina and Doon to discover who's behind the vandalism and why, before it's too late
The prophet of Yonwood by Jeanne DuPrau( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
While visiting the small town of Yonwood, North Carolina, eleven-year-old Nickie makes some decisions about how to identify both good and evil when she witnesses the townspeople's reactions to the apocalyptic visions of one of their neighbors
The city of Ember : the graphic novel by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 915 libraries worldwide
In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions
The diamond of darkhold by Jeanne DuPrau( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions
Car trouble : a novel by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Early one August morning, seventeen-year-old computer "nerd" Duff Pringle leaves Richmond, Virginia, in a newly-acquired used car and begins an unexpectedly convoluted journey to San Jose, California, and the job that awaits him there
Adoption : the facts, feelings, and issues of a double heritage by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Discusses the legal and emotional aspects of the adoption process and examines the current movement for giving the adoptee free access to the records concerning his or her origin. Lists sources to consult if searching for one's birth parents
Cloning by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Discusses the methods, regulation, and ethics of cloning in relation to agriculture, medicine, endangered species, and human beings
Escape the Vortex by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
"The Alpha and Omega teams are in a race for the six essential elements that can fuse into a new source of clean energy, but the elements are scattered throughout the galaxy, and the teams are running out of time"--
Cells by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Discusses the discovery of cells, their function, cell division, the workings of the immune system, and the future of cell research
The princess and the goblin by George MacDonald( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Princess Irene lives in a castle in a wild and lonely mountainous region. One day she discovers a steep and winding stairway leading to a bewildering labyrinth of unused passages with closed doors and a further stairway
The American colonies by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Discusses the lives of the early settlers, including their religion, daily activities, education, and the contribution they made to the growth of a nation
The earth house by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and German and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Two women build a house beside a monastery in the mountains
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( visu )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 107 libraries worldwide
"For centuries, the residents of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the street lamps start to fade - along with the hopes and dreams of the townspeople. Now it's up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient Builders and find a way out of Ember before their world is plunged into darkness forever!"--Container
Escape the vortex by Jeanne DuPrau( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six essential elements that can fuse into a new source of clean energy. But the elements are scattered throughout the galaxy. And it's up to the Voyagers--a team of four remarkable kids and an alien--to gather them all and return to Earth
Golden god by Jeanne DuPrau( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and German and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Carrying a solid gold statue they have discovered, a group of American archaeologists flee Kalim when hostile rebel forces overthrow the government
 
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Alternative Names
Du Prau, Jeanne 1944-
Duprau, Jeanne 1944-
Jeanne DuPrau Amerikaans schrijfster
Jeanne DuPrau amerikansk författare
Jeanne DuPrau amerikansk skribent
Jeanne Duprau écrivain américaine
Jeanne DuPrau scrittrice statunitense
Prau, Jeanne Du
Prau, Jeanne du 1944-
Дюпро, Джин
ჯინ დუპრო
뒤프라우, 잔
デュープロ, エンバー
琴娜·杜普洛
Languages
English (223)
Spanish (9)
German (6)
French (4)
Italian (3)
Dutch (2)
Thai (2)
Japanese (1)
Basque (1)
Indonesian (1)
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