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  • 23 of 24 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"Ruthless and supremely powerful, the Great Library is now a presence in every major city, governing the flow of knowledge to the masses. Alchemy allows the Library to deliver the content of the greatest works of history instantly, but the personal ownership of books is expressly forbidden ... When his friend inadvertently commits heresy by creating a device that could change the world, Jess discovers that those who control the Great Library believe that knowledge is more valuable than any human life--and soon both heretics and books will burn."
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA FIC CAINE (Text) 33892100445452 Young Adult Fiction Book None 05/10/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451472397
  • ISBN: 045147239X
  • ISBN: 9780451473134 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 355 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : New American Library, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) 2017-18, grades 9-12.
Summary, etc.:
"Ruthless and supremely powerful, the Great Library is now a presence in every major city, governing the flow of knowledge to the masses. Alchemy allows the Library to deliver the content of the greatest works of history instantly, but the personal ownership of books is expressly forbidden ... When his friend inadvertently commits heresy by creating a device that could change the world, Jess discovers that those who control the Great Library believe that knowledge is more valuable than any human life--and soon both heretics and books will burn." --Dust jacket flap.
Target Audience Note:
HL750L Lexile.
Subject: Libraries > Young adult fiction.
Alexandrian Library > Young adult fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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