Predator Cities #4 by Philip Reeve
A Darkling Plain

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The final book of the thrilling Mortal Engines series!

London is a radioactive ruin.
But Tom and Wren discover that the old predator city hides an awesome secret that could bring an end to the war. But as they risk their lives in its dark underbelly, time is running out. Alone and far away, Hester faces a fanatical enemy who possesses the weapons and the will to destroy the entire human race.
The final book in the Predator Cities series, Philip Reeve's A Darkling Plain is the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize.

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Philip Reevewas born in Brighton, England. Inspired by the Asterix and Tintin books he loved as a boy, he became a cartoonist and, many years later, the illustrator of several highly successful children's book series in the United Kingdom. He has been writing since he was five, but "mortal engines", the first book in the Hungry City Chronicles, was his first published novel. He has since followed that with "Predator's Gold", "Infernal Devices", and the Victorian space opera "Larklight". Mr. Reeve lives on Dartmoor with his wife, Sarah, and their son, Samuel.
Published June 1, 2012 by Scholastic Press. 547 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Computers & Technology, Science & Math. Fiction

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Returning to the brutal city-eat-city world where roving cities devour each other and fierce warriors called Stalkers are created by fusing machines with the bodies of the dead, A DARKLING PLAIN brings the conflicts developed in the first three books to a thrilling and heartbreaking finale.

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