Jeanne DuPrau

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In the spring of 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.  More than 10 years later, that story is a bona fide classic, with more than 2 million copies sold.

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THE CITY OF EMBER: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL

September 2012, Random House, 144 pp

Experience Jeanne DuPrau’s vision anew as artist Niklas Asker faithfully brings to life the glare of lamps, the dinginess of the streets, and the brilliance of the first sunrise.


Nancy Gallt


Graphic Novel


Adventure

Fantasy

Friendship

Speculative


Dramatic

Translation


GZLA

CITY OF EMBER SERIES

THE CITY OF EMBER

May 2003, Random House, 288 pp

THE PEOPLE OF SPARKS
Book 2 – May 2004, Random House, 352 pp

THE PROPHET OF YONWOOD
Book 3 – May 2006, Random House, 289 pp

THE DIAMOND OF DARKHOLD
Book 4 – August 2008, Random House, 304 pp

 

INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS

UKRandom House
Chinese SimplifiedShanghai 99 (Books 1-4)
CroatianAlgoritam (Book 1)
CzechArgo (Books 1-4)
DutchFacet (Books 1-2)
FrenchGallimard (Books 1-4)
GreekPatakis (Books 1-4)
HungarianM & C Publishing (Books 1-3)
IcelandicIs-Land ehf. (Book 1)
IndonesianHikmah (Books 1-4)
ItalianRCS Libri (Books 1-4)
JapaneseShuel-Sha Inc. (Book 1)
LithuanianMedia Incognito/Obuolys (Book 1)
PolishWydawnictwo Nowa Basn Sp. z.o.o.
Portuguese/PortugalPresenca (Book 1)
RomanianGrupul Editorial Art
RussianKachelly Publishing House (Books 1-3)
SerbianCarobna Knjiga (Books 1-4)
SlovakSlovart (Books 1-4)
SpanishRoca (Book 1)
ThaiAmarin (Book 1)
TurkishE Yayinlari (Books 1-3)

DRAMATIC RIGHTS

THE CITY OF EMBER was licensed to Walden Media and released in October 2008. The film was produced by Tom Hanks, and starred Saoirse Ronan (Oscar nominee for her role in Atonement) as Lina, Harry Treadaway as Doon and featured Bill Murray, Martin Landau and Tim Robbins.


Nancy Gallt


Middle Grade


Adventure

Fantasy

Friendship

Speculative


Dramatic

Translation