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"What could be more interesting than thinking of mysterious happenings, finding the answers to intriguing questions, and making up new worlds?"--Jeanne DuPrau

Jeanne DuPrau has been a teacher, an editor, and a technical writer. The People of Sparks is her second novel and the sequel to the highly acclaimed The City of Ember. Ms. DuPrau lives in Menlo Park, California, where she keeps a big garden and a small dog.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

“When did you decide to be a writer?” people often ask me. Well, it was like this:

At about age 6, I wrote my first book, or at least the first book... Read More

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The City of Ember Complete Boxed Set
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Boxed Set

With more than 3.5 million copies sold, the City of Ember books are modern-day classics. Lina and Doon's heart-pounding journey to save their people has captivated readers around the world, and the four adventures are boxed together here for the very first time!

Escape the Dark. Discover the Adventure.

The city of Ember... Read More
 





The City of Ember Complete Series
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

With more than 3.5 million copies sold, the City of Ember books are modern-day classics. Lina and Doon's heart-pounding journey to save their people has captivated readers around the world, and the four adventures are bound together here for the very first time!

Escape the Dark. Discover the Adventure.

The city of Ember... Read More
 





The City of Ember Deluxe Edition
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

Since 2003, readers of all ages have been captivated by Jeanne DuPrau's bestselling dystopian story about a doomed city and the two children determined to escape it. Now new and old fans alike can celebrate The City of Ember with this deluxe edition, which includes an introduction by the author and... Read More
 





The City of Ember Deluxe Edition
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Trade Paperback

Since 2003, readers of all ages have been captivated by Jeanne DuPrau's bestselling dystopian story about a doomed city and the two children determined to escape it. Now new and old fans alike can celebrate The City of Ember with this deluxe edition, which includes an introduction by the author, a... Read More
 





The City of Ember
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Adapted by Dallas Middaugh
Illustrated by Niklas Asker
Trade Paperback

In the spring 2003, kids, parents, teachers, librarians—whole communities—discovered and fell in love with Jeanne DuPrau's story about a doomed city, and the two children who found a way out. Nearly 10 years later, that story, The City of Ember, is a bona fide classic, with over 1.7 million copies sold... Read More
 





The City of Ember
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Trade Paperback

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies!
 
The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred... Read More
 





The City of Ember
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Hardcover

The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she’s sure it holds a secret that will save the city. She and her... Read More
 





The City of Ember
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies!
 
The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred... Read More
 





The Diamond of Darkhold
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Trade Paperback

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5  MILLION copies!
 
Lina and Doon escaped the dying city of Ember and led their people to the town... Read More
 





The Diamond of Darkhold
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5  MILLION copies!
 
Lina and Doon escaped the dying city of Ember and led their people to the town... Read More
 





Voyagers: Escape the Vortex (Book 5)
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, all action-adventure. And you don’t have long to wait—six books are coming all in one year!
 
Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six... Read More
 





Voyagers: Escape the Vortex (Book 5)
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Hardcover Library Binding

The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, all action-adventure. And you don’t have long to wait—six books are coming all in one year!
 
Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six... Read More
 





Voyagers: Escape the Vortex (Book 5)
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Hardcover

The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, all action-adventure. And you don’t have long to wait—six books are coming all in one year!
 
Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six... Read More
 





The People of Sparks
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Trade Paperback

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5  MILLION copies!
 
Lina and Doon have led the citizens of Ember to an exciting new world. When they... Read More
 





The People of Sparks
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

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 almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5  MILLION copies!
 
Lina and Doon have led the citizens of Ember to an exciting new world. When they... Read More
 





The Prophet of Yonwood
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
Trade Paperback

A prequel to the modern-day classic The City of Ember. This highly acclaimed adventure series has captivated kids and teachers alike for almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies!
 
Nickie will grow up to be one of the first citizens of the city of Ember. But for... Read More
 





The Prophet of Yonwood
Written by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

A prequel to the modern-day classic The City of Ember. This highly acclaimed adventure series has captivated kids and teachers alike for almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies!
 
Nickie will grow up to be one of the first citizens of the city of Ember. But for... Read More
 





The Princess and the Goblin
Written by George MacDonald
Illustrated by Arthur Hughes
Introduction by Jeanne DuPrau
eBook

One of the most successful and beloved of Victorian fairy tales, George Macdonald’s The Princess and the Goblin tells the story of young Princess Irene and her friend Curdie, who must outwit the threatening goblins who live in caves beneath her mountain home. Macdonald’s pioneering use of fanstasy as a literary... Read More
 

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