Praise for the Mortal Engines series: * "Exciting and visually descriptive." -- School Library Journal, starred review "A page-turner, this adventure in a city-eat-city world will have readers eagerly suspending disbelief to follow the twists and turns of the imaginative plot." -- Booklist "Big, brave, brilliant." -- Guardian (UK) * "Reeve's [Mortal Engines Quartet] remains a landmark of visionary... imagination." -- School Library Journal, starred review "Phenomenal... violent and romantic, action-packed and contemplative, funny and frightening." -- Sunday Times (UK)
Tom and Hester's daughter, Wren, longs to escape the peace of static Anchorage. She craves the dangerous adventures her parents once had-and a charming submarine pirate is ready to take her to sea. But the mysterious object that she steals for him ignites a conflict that will tear the whole world apart...