Literature

Literature

Mortal Engines

By Philip Reeve
Published by Scholastic

Paperback

Price £7.99
9781407189147
Publisher Scholastic

Set in an alternative future when cities chase smaller towns and villages and devour and dismantle them. Tom is an apprentice historian in London who gets caught up in the struggles and conflicts of his time. Is his hero Thaddeus Valentine really what he seems? Who is Hester Shaw and why does she hate Valentine? An action-packed story with an interesting array of characters.

There are three sequels:

Predator’s Gold £7.99 9781407189154

Infernal Devices £7.99 9781407152127

A Darkling Plain £7.99 9781407189178 and prequels:

Fever Crumb £7.99 9781407180236

A Web of Air £7.99 9780545222174

Scrivener’s Moon £6.99 9781407115269