In a faraway corner of a ruined world, a mysterious boy is building a flying machine. Birds help him, and so does a beautiful, brilliant, half-human engineer called Fever Crumb. But powerful enemies stalk them – either to possess their revolutionary invention, or to destroy the secrets of flight forever.
A Web of Air
The fabulous sixth book in the Mortal Engines series, from the brilliant and award-winning Philip Reeve.
Two years ago, Fever Crumb escaped the war-torn city of London in a travelling theatre.
Now she arrives in the extraordinary crater city of Mayda, where buildings ascend the cliffs on funicular rails, and a mysterious recluse is building a machine that can fly. Fever is the engineer he needs – but ruthless enemies will kill to possess their secrets.
Mortal Engines is now a major motion picture from Peter Jackson’s studio,WingNut Films and stars Hera Hilmar, Robert Sheehan & Hugo Weaving.
|Dimensions||19.8 × 13.8 × 2 cm|
Young Adult / Code: C