Philip Reeve

1 Predator Cities #1: Mortal Engines

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2012-06-01
Description :  Welcome to the astounding world of Mortal Engines!<br /><br />London is hunting again. Emerging from its hiding place in the hills, the great Traction City is chasing a terrified little town across the wastelands. Soon, London will feed. <br />In the attack, Tom Natsworthy is flung from the speeding city with a murderous scar-faced girl. They must run for their lives through the wreckage--and face a terrifying new weapon that threatens the future of the world.<br />Beloved storyteller Philip Reeve creates a brilliant new world in the Mortal Engines series, called "phenomenal...violent and romantic, action-packed and contemplative, funny and frightening" by the Sunday Times .

2 Predator Cities #2: Predator's Gold

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2012-06-01
Description :  The second book in the exciting Mortal Engines series!<br /><br />When Tom and Hester's little scrapyard aircraft is pursued by rocket-firing gunships, the ice city offers sanctuary. But it is no safe refuge. Devastated by plague and haunted by ghosts, Anchorage is heading for the Dead Continent.

3 Predator Cities #3: Infernal Devices

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2012-06-01
Description :  The third thrilling book in the stunning Mortal Engines series!<br /><br />Wren's parents, Tom and Hester, are happy in static Anchorage, whose rusting engines are long dead. Their daughter is desperate to escape--and a charming submarine pirate is ready to help her. But the mysterious object that she steals for him ignites a conflict that will tear the whole world apart . . .

4 Predator Cities #4: A Darkling Plain

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2012-06-01
Description :  The final book of the thrilling Mortal Engines series!<br /><br />London is a radioactive ruin. <br /><br />But Tom and Wren discover that the old predator city hides an awesome secret that could bring an end to the war. But as they risk their lives in its dark underbelly, time is running out. Alone and far away, Hester faces a fanatical enemy who possesses the weapons and the will to destroy the entire human race.<br /><br />The final book in the Predator Cities series, Philip Reeve's A Darkling Plain is the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize.

5 Fever Crumb

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  A stunning, new novel by master storyteller Philip Reeve. Fever Crumb is a girl who has been adopted and raised by Dr. Crumb, a member of the order of Engineers, where she serves as apprentice. In a time and place where women are not seen as reasonable creatures, Fever is an anomaly, the only female to serve in the order. Soon though, she must say goodbye to Dr. Crumb-nearly the only person she's ever known-to assist archeologist Kit Solent on a top-secret project. As her work begins, Fever is plagued by memories that are not her own and Kit seems to have a particular interest in finding out what they are. Fever has also been (cont'd)

6 Pugs of the Frozen North

Author : Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Animals 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2016-01-26
Description :  <b>With a little luck and a pack of pugs, anything is paws-ible!</b><br /> <b>&#xa0;</b><br /> When True Winter comes, it’s time for the Great Northern Race! The best sled teams in the world must reach a mysterious man called the Snowfather. He will grant one wish to the winners. Young racers Sika and Shen want to win more than anything. But they don’t have big sled dogs—all they have is sixty-six yappy, yippy puppy pugs. Can this unlikely team make their dreams come true?<br /> &#xa0;<br /> For early chapter book readers who are ready for something longer, the Not-So-Impossible Tales are packed with humor, action, and color illustrations on almost every page.<br /><br /><b>A New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, 2016</b><br /><br /><b>"A madcap, magical blend of fluff and other good stuff."—<i>Kirkus Reviews</i>, starred review</b>

7 Larklight

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Kids  Fiction 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2013-01-07
Description :  Arthur (Art) Mumby and his irritating sister Myrtle live with their father in the huge and rambling house, Larklight, travelling through space on a remote orbit far beyond the Moon. One ordinary sort of morning they receive a correspondence informing them that a gentleman is on his way to visit, a Mr Webster. Visitors to Larklight are rare if not unique, and a frenzy of preparation ensues. But it is entirely the wrong sort of preparation, as they discover when their guest arrives, and a Dreadful and Terrifying (and Marvellous) adventure begins. It takes them to the furthest reaches of Known Space, where they must battle the evil First Ones in a desperate attempt to save each other - and the Universe.<br /><br />Recounted through the eyes of Art himself, <i>Larklight </i>is sumptuously designed and illustrated throughout.

8 Fever Crumb: A Web of Air

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  Called "imaginative, inventive, and exciting" in a starred review from Kirkus, the second adventure in the Fever Crumb trilogy is now in paperback. Two years ago, Fever Crumb escaped the war-torn city of London in a traveling theater. Now, she arrives in the extraordinary 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. In this gripping sequel to Fever Crumb, master storyteller Philip Reeve creates a riveting story that is unforgettable and delightful at every fast-paced, breathless turn.

9 Doctor Who: The Roots of Evil

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction  Books  Kids  Sci-Fi  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $3.99
Release Date :  2013-04-23
Description :  When the Fourth Doctor takes Leela to visit an immense tree space station known as the Heligan Structure, little do they know that the tree has been asleep for centuries, dreaming of vengeance against a man in a blue box ... As the tree awakes, the Time Lord and his companion soon discover why they are such unwelcome guests.<br /><br />Author Philip Reeve puts his own unique spin on the Doctor, his terrifying alien enemies and time-travelling adventures.

10 Fever Crumb: Scrivener's Moon

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Family & Relationships  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $10.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  The final adventure in Philip Reeve's brilliant Fever Crumb trilogy. The Scriven people are brilliant, mad--and dead. All except one, whose monstrous creation is nearly complete--a giant city on wheels. New London terrifies the rest of the world, and an army of mammoth-riders gathers to fight it. Meanwhile, young Fever Crumb begins a hunt for Ancient technology in the icy strongholds of the north. She finds a mysterious black pyramid full of secrets. It will change her world forever. Scrivener's Moon follows Fever Crumb and A Web of Air to complete one of the most exciting and inventive fantasy adventures series ever written.

11 Doctor Who: 12 Doctors 12 Stories

Author : Malorie Blackman, Holly Black, Neil Gaiman, Derek Landy, Charlie Higson, Alex Scarrow, Richelle Mead, Patrick Ness, Philip Reeve, Marcus Sedgwick, Michael Scott & Eoin Colfer
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $12.99
Release Date :  2015-05-28
Description :  Twelve bestselling authors, twelve Doctors, twelve brilliant adventures in time and space for all <b>Doctor Who</b> fans! <br /><br />This collection features all twelve original Doctor Who eshort stories, covering each of the twelve Doctors and written by a selection of wonderful children's authors.

12 Scrivener's Moon

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Family & Relationships  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2014-02-15
Description :  In a future land once known as Britain, nomad tribes are preparing to fight a terrifying enemy - the first-ever mobile city. Before London can launch itself, young engineer Fever Crumb must journey to the wastelands of the North. She seeks the ancient birthplace of the Scriven mutants. In the chaotic weeks before battle begins, Fever finds a mysterious black pyramid. The extraordinary secrets it contains will change her world forever. The seventh awe-inspiring adventure in the World of Mortal Engines series by a superb writer at the height of his powers.

13 A Web of Air

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2014-02-15
Description :  The birds are teaching Arlo to fly…In a faraway corner of a ruined world, a mysterious boy is building a flying machine, aided in his research by birds who can talk. Then, into the extraordinary crater city of Mayda, where buildings ascend the cliffs on funicular rails, comes a refugee: a beautiful, brilliant, half-human engineer called Fever Crumb. Fever is just the engineer that Arlo needs to get his invention off the ground. But ruthless enemies stalk them, who will kill to possess their secrets – either to steal their revolutionary machine, or to destroy the secrets of flight forever. In this breathtaking story from the awesome world of Mortal Engines, Philip Reeve creates an extraordinary new landscape of moving buildings, outlandish creatures, sinister villains and groundbreaking scientific discoveries.

14 Railhead

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Transportation 
Price :  $16.99
Release Date :  2016-04-01
Description :  The Great Network is an ancient web of routes and gates, where sentient trains can take you anywhere in the galaxy in the blink of an eye. Zen Starling is a nobody. A petty thief from the filthy streets of Thunder City who aimlessly rides the rails of the Network. So when the mysterious stranger Raven offers Zen a chance to escape the squalor of the city and live the rest of his days in luxury, Zen can’t believe his luck. All he has to do is steal one small box from the Emperor’s train with the help of Nova, an android girl. But the Great Network is a hazardous mess of twists and turns, and that little box just might bring everything in this galaxy — and the next — to the end of the line. The highly anticipated novel from Carnegie-medal-winning author Philip Reeve, Railhead is a fast, immersive, and heart-pounding ride perfect for any sci-fi fan. Step aboard — the universe is waiting.

15 Here Lies Arthur

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fairy Tales, Myths & Fables  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  Welcome to the dark side of Camelot. Gwynna is just a girl who is forced to run when her village is attacked and burns to the ground. To her horror, she is discovered in the wood. But it is Myrddin the bard who has found her, a traveler and spinner of tales. He agrees to protect Gwynna if she will agree to be bound in service to him. Gwynna is frightened but intrigued-and says yes-for this Myrddin serves the young, rough, and powerful Arthur. In the course of their travels, Myrddin transforms Gwynna into the mysterious Lady of the Lake, a boy warrior, and a spy. It is part of a plot to transform Arthur from the leader of (con't)

16 Starcross

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Kids  Fiction  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2011-10-01
Description :  There is an old saying: if something is too good to be true, it probably is. Take the holiday that Art Mumby, his irritating younger sister Myrtle, and their mother take to Starcross, the finest sea-bathing resort in the entire Asteroid Belt. The fact that there are no seas anywhere should give you a clue. Sure enough, Art and family quickly find themselves grappling with French spies, Yankee rebels, and man-eating starfish. With stops to the future and prehistoric Mars, it's all Art can do to keep his head about him - which is essential, since everyone else is losing theirs!

17 No Such Thing As Dragons

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fantasy  Books  Kids  Fiction 
Price :  $3.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  A thrilling adventure from award-winning master storyteller Philip Reeve!<br /><br />Ansel's new master slays dragons for a living. He says he's hunted the monstrous worms all over Christendom-and he has the scars to prove it! But is Brock just a clever trickster in shining armor? Ansel is sure there is no such things as dragons. So what is the man-eating creature that lives in the crags of Dragon Mountain? As he and Brock climb the perilous ice-face to its lair, Ansel is about to discover the horrifying truth. <br /><br />A heart-pounding new fantasy with a brilliant twist from Philip Reeve, one of the world's greatest writers.

18 Mothstorm

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Kids  Fiction  Action & Adventure  Family & Relationships 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2011-10-01
Description :  When the festive season arrives at Larklight, so does some unsettling news. A sinister-looking cloud is fast approaching the outskirts of the Known Universe. The closest planet, Georgium Sidus, has but two human inhabitants: the missionary Rev Cruet and his daughter Charity: most recent communication: 'Great danger - imperative that-'. <br />And so, aboard a Naval Gunship, Art, Myrtle and family, bravely go where only one man and his daughter have gone before, to determine the nature of the menacing cloud and rescue the Cruets.

19 End of the Road

Author : Jonathan Oliver, Lavie Tidhar, Sophie McDougall, S L Grey & Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction & Literature  Books 
Price :  $3.99
Release Date :  2013-10-25
Description :  ON THE ROAD TO NOWHERE<br /><br /> Each step leads you closer to your destination, but who, or what, can you expect to meet along the way?<br /><br /> Here are stories of misfits, spectral hitch-hikers, nightmare travel tales and the rogues, freaks and monsters to be found on the road. The critically acclaimed editor of Magic, The End of The Line and House of Fear has brought together the contemporary masters and mistresses of the weird from around the globe in an anthology of travel tales like no other. Strap on your seatbelt, or shoulder your backpack, and wait for that next ride... into darkness.<br /><br /> An incredible anthology of original short stories from an exciting list of writers including the best-selling Philip Reeve, the World Fantasy Award-winning Lavie Tidhar and the incredible talents of S.L. Grey, Ian Whates, Jay Caselberg, Benjanun Sriduangkaew, Zen Cho, Sophia McDougall, Rochita Loenen-Ruiz, Anil Menon, Rio Youers, Vandana Singh, Paul Meloy, Adam Nevill and Helen Marshall.

20 Here Lies Arthur

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction  Books  Young Adult 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2014-02-15
Description :  Arthur is the greatest hero of all time, and Myrddin is his bard - a traveller and spinner of magical tales. But it's a strange and dangerous kind of enchantment that can turn a slave-girl into a goddess, and a raggle-taggle warmonger into a warrior legend... Exploring the power of storytelling and political machination, a master writer retells the Arthur legend - with a shocking spin. Winner of the Carnegie Medal 2008. "A masterpiece" Daily Telegraph

21 Cakes in Space

Author : Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Fantasy 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2015-05-26
Description :  <b>Get ready for killer cupcakes! Deadly donuts! And an outer space adventure with illustrations on almost every page.</b><br /> &#xa0;<br /> Astra’s family is moving—to a whole new planet. And what does any kid need on moving day? Snacks! But when Astra asks her spaceship’s computer to whip up the ultimate dessert, it makes cakes so amazing that they <i>come to life</i>. Now these cake-monsters are destroying the ship! Can Astra and her robot friend stop them in time? Or are these terrible treats a recipe for disaster?<br /> &#xa0;<br /> For early chapter book readers who are ready for something longer, the Not-So-Impossible Tales are packed with silly humor, action, and larger-than-life fun.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> <i>“An out-of-this-world choice to read alone or read aloud.” </i>—School Library Journal<br /> <i>&#xa0;</i><br /> <i>“Will appeal to reluctant and strong chapter-book readers alike.” </i>—Booklist<br /><br /><i>"Goofy fun from the first page, and Astra, a perfect mix of ingenious, precocious, and excitable, will grab readers right away."</i> —The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books<br /><br /><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>

22 No Such Thing As Dragons

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction  Books  Young Adult 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2014-02-15
Description :  Ansel's new master slays dragons for a living. He says he's hunted the monstrous worms all over Christendom - and he has the scars to prove it! But is Brock just a clever trickster in shining armour? Ansel is sure there are no such things as dragons. So what is the man-eating creature that lives in the crags of Dragon Mountain? As he and Brock climb the perilous ice-face to its lair, Ansel is about to discover the horrifying truth... A heart-pounding fantasy with a brilliant twist from one of the world's greatest writers, Mortal Engines maestro Philip Reeve! "His imagination is electrifying" Frank Cottrell Boyce "His books are full of adventure, humour and invention." Charlie Higson, author of YOUNG BOND

23 Black Light Express

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Transportation  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2017-08-01
Description :  With superb world building, gripping action, and ruthless political intrigue, Black Light Express delivers a breathtaking adventure into the darkest depths of space and is sure to please sci-fi fans and foes alike. &#xa0; At the edge of the Great Network, a small-time thief and an android girl ride aboard a sentient train. They hurtle toward the unknown, ready to see what lies beyond the end of the universe. But Zen Starling and Nova leave behind worlds on the brink of chaos. Old rulers are dead, and now young Threnody Noon sits precariously on the throne. Unrest spreads like a virus, a rival corporate family grows hungry for power, and the once tranquil Empire seems bound for railwar and ruin. Watching everything are the Guardians--the mysterious god-like AIs to whom people of the Network offer their prayers and praises. But even gods have secrets. Secrets the so-called benevolent deities would do anything to keep hidden deep within the farthest reaches of existence. Return to the exciting sci-fi world of Philip Reeve in this sequel to Railhead, which received three starred reviews and was praised by Publishers Weekly as a thrilling and imaginative escapade.

24 Goblins

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Kids  Fiction 
Price :  $10.99
Release Date :  2015-01-06
Description :  From the renowned author of HERE LIES ARTHUR and NO SUCH THING AS DRAGONS comes the adventures of a goblin outcast who must save his world from the rise of a dangerous dark magic...<br /><br />Welcome to a wild world of magical creatures and heroic adventure! <br /><br />The squabbling goblins that live in the great towers of Clovenstone spend their time fighting and looting. Only clever young Skarper (who happens to be in exile) understands that dark magic created by a vanquished sorcerer is rising again. With the help of a wannabe-hero, a middle-aged princess, and a few bumbling wizards, Skarper must fight to save their world.

25 Máquinas mortales (Mortal Engines 1)

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Horror, Monsters & Ghosts  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2017-09-21
Description :  <b>Una trepidante y original historia llena de misterio, con una ambientación única en un mundo futurista y postapocalíptico .</b><br /><br /><b>Las novelas en las que se basa la superproducción cinematográfica de Peter Jackson.</b><br /><br /><i>Londres está en movimiento. Su presa podrías ser tú...</i><br /><br />Londres es una ciudad sobre ruedas: una ciudad como nunca habías visto. Tras la terrible Guerra de los Sesenta Minutos, las ciudades que sobrevivieron al apocalipsis se convirtieron en depredadoras, persiguiendo a ciudades menores y alimentándose de ellas.<br /><br />Londres es una de ellas y se encuentra a la caza de una pequeña urbe, cuando Tom se topa con una joven asesina. Ambos acabarán en la Región Exterior, un páramo desolador marcado por las huellas de las ciudades ambulantes. Este es el comienzo de una gran aventura para estos dos chicos, que tendrán que aliarse para poder sobrevivir.<br /><br /><b><i>Máquinas mortales</i> nos introduce en un mundo futurista donde las máquinas son instrumentos de poder y la religión es la tecnología. En este mundo, el joven Tom, que nunca ha salido de Londres, se convertirá en un héroe que, tras verse alejado de su ciudad y de su amiga Katherine, luchará para conseguir que su urbe se salve de una destrucción inminente. </b><br /><br /><b>Reseña:</b><br />«Al leer las novelas, supimos que serían películas geniales. ¡No puedo esperar a verlas!»<br />Peter Jackson

26 Carnival in a Fix

Author : Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Animals 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2017-02-14
Description :  <b>Journey to an amusement park on a moon!</b><br /> <b>&#xa0;</b><br /> Funfair Moon, the outer space amusement park where Emily lives, has the highest roller coasters, the most dizzying Tilt-A-Whirls, and the scariest ghost train in the galaxy. Normally, Emily’s heroes Jinks and O’Hare keep it in tip-top shape. But the day the funfair inspector comes, everything goes wrong. Peeploid’s Merry-Go-Round and Fudge Shoppe is spinning out of control, gravity has reversed on the biggest slide, and there are strange little spiny black balls all over the place! Can Emily help fix the carnival before the inspector closes it for good?<br /> &#xa0;<br /> For early chapter book readers who are ready for something longer, the Not-So-Impossible Tales are packed with humor, action, and illustrations on almost every page.

27 Night Flights: A Mortal Engines Collection

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Release Date :  2018-08-28
Description :  Return to the world of Mortal Engines in this new book of short stories about the rebellious young aviatrix, Anna Fang, illustrated by Ian McQue. A key character in the Mortal Engines book and upcoming film produced by Peter Jackson (December 2018), this is your chance to learn more of Anna's thrilling past. <i>Night Flights</i> includes Traction City, Philip Reeve's 2011 World Book Day Book.<br /><br />In a dangerous future world where gigantic, motorized cities attack and devour each other, London hunts where no other predator dares. But Anna Fang -- pilot, adventurer, spy -- isn't afraid.<br /><br />The three stories show gripping, moving, exciting moments in Anna Fang's life: her childhood as a slave aboard the moving city Arkangel, a showdown against a robotic Stalker that is terrifyingly out of control, and her free life as an intelligence agent for the Anti-Traction league ...

28 Inventos infernales (Mortal Engines 3)

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Horror, Monsters & Ghosts  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2018-02-01
Description :  <b>Tercera entrega de la tetralogía «Máquinas mortales», una trepidante y original historia llena de misterio, con una ambientación única en un mundo futurista y postapocalíptico.</b><br /><br /><b>Las novelas en las que se basa la superproducción cinematográfica de Peter Jackson.</b><br /><br />La hija de Tom y Hester, Wren, anhela huir de la monotonía de Anchorage. Está sedienta de aventura. Cuando un pirata submarino peligrosamente encantador le ofrece una oportunidad para escapar, Wren no lo duda ni un instante. Pero el pirata quiere algo a cambio: Wren debe robar el misterioso Libro de Hojalata, y hacerlo acarreará consecuencias que podrían destruir la paz...<br /><br /><b><i>Inventos infernales</i> es la tercera parte de una saga de cuatro novelas fantásticas escritas por Philip Reeve y que forma parte de la tetralogía de «Máquinas mortales». La historia se sitúa en un mundo postapocalíptico donde las ciudades de la Tierra deambulan por el mundo sobre ruedas gigantescas, arrasándose entre sí, y en el que los recursos cada vez son más escasos. El protagonista de la novela es Tom Natsworthy, un huérfano londinense de 15 años del Gremio de Historiadores, que tratará de revelar un misterio que podría cambiar el orden del mundo. </b>

29 El oro del depredador (Mortal Engines 2)

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi  Books  Young Adult  Fiction  Action & Adventure  Horror, Monsters & Ghosts 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2017-11-23
Description :  <b>Segunda entrega de la tetralogía «Máquinas mortales», una trepidante y original historia llena de misterio, con una ambientación única en un mundo futurista y postapocalíptico.</b><br /><br /><b>Las novelas en las que se basa la superproducción cinematográfica de Peter Jackson.</b><br /><br /><i>En un mundo que se está quedando sin recursos, la ingente ciudad de Londres intenta sobrevivir como puede.</i><br /><br />Tom y Hester están en un vertedero helado esperando a la muerte tras un fallo en los motores de la Jenny Haniver. Pero, en el último momento, los dos darán con Anchorage, una ciudad de hielo que habría sucumbido tiempo atrás.<br /><br /><b><i>El oro del depredador</i> es la segunda parte de una saga de cuatro novelas fantásticas escritas por Philip Reeve y que forma parte de la tetralogía «Máquinas mortales». La historia se sitúa en un mundo postapocalíptico donde las ciudades de la Tierra deambulan por el mundo sobre ruedas gigantescas, arrasando las unas con las otras, y en el que los recursos cada vez son más escasos. El protagonista de la novela es Tom Natsworthy, un huérfano londinense de 15 años del Gremio de Historiadores, que tratará de revelar un misterio que podría cambiar el orden del mundo.</b><br /><br /><b>Reseña:</b><br />«Al leer las novelas, supimos que serían películas geniales. ¡No puedo esperar a verlas!»<br />Peter Jackson

30 Fever Crumb

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2014-02-15
Description :  Long before the days of Mortal Engines, London is poised on the brink of apocalypse. Huge armoured fortresses are advancing across the wastelands - a new and terrifying kind of enemy. The city is days away from ruin. Buried in London's past is a secret that may save it. But only one key can unlock it - an odd-looking orphan named Fever Crumb. Set centuries before the events of Mortal Engines, Fever Crumb's paralysing mission will make your heart stop.

31 Doctor Who: 11 Doktoren, 11 Geschichten

Author : Neil Gaiman, Charlie Higson, Derek Landy, Eoin Colfer, Malorie Blackman, Marcus Sedgwick, Michael Scott, Alex Scarrow, Patrick Ness, Philip Reeve & Richelle Mead
Genre :  Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Books  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $11.99
Release Date :  2013-05-26
Description :  Die Jubiläumskollektion:<br/> 11 Doktoren, 11 Geschichten, 1 Time Lord!<br/> <br/> Ein neues Abenteuer von jeder Inkarnation - von einigen der berühmtesten Autoren unserer Galaxis: Eoin Colfer, Neil Gaiman, Richelle Mead, Charlie Higson uvm.

32 Oliver et les îles vagabondes

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction  Books  Young Adult  Action & Adventure 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2014-05-09
Description :  Savez-vous que certaines îles portent des perruques?<br/> <br/> Oliver a grandi dans une famille d’explorateurs – mais sa plus grande aventure est sur le point de commencer!<br/> <br/> Aidé de ses nouveaux amis, un vieil albatros grincheux, une sirène myope et une île sympathique nommée Cliff, Oliver part à la recherche de ses parents disparus. Toutefois, avant qu’il puisse mettre en œuvre son plan de sauvetage, il devra affronter, entre autres, une armée de malveillants petits singes de mer… Aïe!<br/> <br/> Une délicieuse histoire de cheveux nautiques, de primates de mer et d’algues sarcastiques!<br/> <br/> Un texte loufoque et des illustrations originales en deux couleurs composent un roman jeunesse unique, explosif, aussi divertissant à lire qu’à regarder.<br/> <br/> Filles et garçons adoreront. Plaisir et sourires garantis pour petits et grands.

33 Goblini

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Horror, Monsters & Ghosts  Books  Young Adult  Fiction 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2015-01-15
Description :  Goblini jsou banda zelených, nevycválaných a věčně hladových budižkničemů. Ale Lišák je jiný. Je chytrý a je taky mazaný. Jako jediný totiž pochopil, že stará kouzla a čáry, které dřímají všude kolem, se znovu probouzejí, a že se začnou dít věci. A on bude při tom. Vrhne se po hlavě do nejdivočejšího dobrodružství v gobliních dějinách!

34 Oliver och havsperukerna

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Action & Adventure  Books  Kids  Fiction 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2015-06-01
Description :  TALANDE ÖAR med&#xa0;SNYGGA PERUKER och RETSAMMA HAVSAPOR!<br /><br /><b>Den är KNÄPP! Den är KNASIG! Den är KUL! Möt Oliver Crisp - en född äventyrare som ständigt har fått hänga med på föräldrarnas upptäcktsresor medan allt han egentligen vill är att få ett eget rum, skaffa kompisar och gå i skolan. Nu vid fyllda tio ser hans dröm ut att bli verklighet: familjen ska äntligen slå sig till ro i sitt hus&#xa0;vid Djupa bukten.</b><br /><br />Stackars Oliver, han hinner inte ens packa upp förrän han måste ut igen. Föräldrarna, som "bara" skulle utforska de okända öarna ute i havsviken, har inte kommit tillbaka. Och öarna är också borta! Vart har alla&#xa0;tagit vägen?<br />I sin jakt på mamma och pappa träffar Oliver på Sten, en liten ö som&#xa0;missmodigt är på väg till den stora tävlingen där ön med den&#xa0;snyggaste havsperuken ska utses. Problemet är att Sten är helt skallig ... Men Oliver peppar honom att inte ge upp, och tillsammans med en närsynt sjöjungfru med oanade röstresurser och en grinig albatross med skarp blick drar det osannolika gänget iväg.<br /><br />Det blir ett hårresande och skruvat äventyr till havs, fullt av tävlingssugna öar med&#xa0;fantastiska&#xa0;havsperuker, retsamma havsapor, sarkastiskt sjögräs -&#xa0;och en elak tonårskille vid namn Stacey de Lacey, härförare på den gamla onda ön Håleskär ...<br /><br />Det här är första boken i en ny serie om fyra med underhållande äventyr, fyllda med originella karaktärer (olika i varje bok), fyndig humor och sprudlande språkglädje. Perfekta som högläsning för hela familjen!<br />Den andra boken, "Astra och rymdkakorna" kommer i svensk utgåva 2016: Den är KNÄPP. Den är KNASIG. Den är KUL! Den innehåller GRÄDDIGA MONSTERKAKOR som ANFALLER i RYMDEN!<br /><br />Översättare: Sofia Nordin,<br /><br />Illustratör: Sarah Mcintyre

35 Capolinea per le stelle

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Books  Fantasy  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $10.99
Release Date :  2016-10-19
Description :  Immaginate un mondo in cui remoti sistemi solari sono collegati da tunnel attraverso i quali treni dotati di vita e sentimento in pochi istanti percorrono anni luce, passando di pianeta in pianeta, attraverso la devastazione lasciata da lunghe guerre di potere. Zen è un giovane ladro che vive con la sorella Myka e la madre in una città industriale poverissima, fino a che uno sconosciuto non gli propone una missione impossibile: trafugare un oggetto custodito sul treno della dinastia imperiale. Ad aiutarlo avrà solo Nova, che pur sapendo di essere un'androide sogna di essere un'umana e si innamorerà perdutamente del ragazzo. <br />Zen, incapace di resistere all'emozione della scoperta e del viaggio, anche a costo di lasciarsi alle spalle il vecchio sé e i propri sogni del passato; Nova, l'androide che vorrebbe le lentiggini; Flex, l'artista clandestino celebre in tutta la galassia per i suoi disegni che decorano i fianchi dei treni interplanetari, così belli da sembrare vivi; i misteriosi Monaci Alveare, ammassi brulicanti di insetti capaci di creare l'illusione di una sembianza umana. <br /><br />Benvenuti in un universo struggente e meraviglioso, stupefacente ed emozionante, creato da uno degli autori inglesi contemporanei di maggiore prestigio.

36 Goblins

Author : Philip Reeve & Jaime Valero Martinez
Genre :  Intermediate Readers  Books  Kids  Learning to Read  Fiction  Fantasy 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2014-04-03
Description :  Todo el mundo sabe que los goblins son seres glotones, sucios, feroces... y algo tontos también. Skarper, sin embargo, es especial, es el único goblin del clan que se interesa por el conocimiento de la historia y de las palabras. «¡Ojalá nunca hubiera puesto los ojos en ese maldito mapa!», se dice cuando el temible rey Knobbler lo lanzapulta desde lo alto de la Torre Puntanegra. Para su sorpresa, aterriza en una nube, donde se topa con Henwyn de Adherak, un caballero en ciernes, cuyo único afán es salvar a la princesa Eluned de las garras del gigante Fraddon. Skarper y Henwyn se adentrarán en un mundo fantástico, una región habitada por toda clase de criaturas mágicas, trolls, gigantes amables, hechiceros incompetentes y princesas que no quieren ser salvadas.

37 Treno espresso per l'universo

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Books  Fiction & Literature  Horror 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2017-08-30
Description :  Zen e Nova, l'affascinante androide con le lentiggini, sanno cosa significhi viaggiare a bordo dei treni che uniscono mondi remoti: vengono dall'Impero della Rete, le cui stazioni sono sparpagliate per mezza galassia. Ma questa volta è diverso. Sono passati attraverso un gate che non dovrebbe esistere e hanno infranto ogni regola pur di aprirlo. Non sanno dove li condurrà e non possono più tornare indietro. Intanto l'Imperatrice della Rete ha liberato Chandni Hansa dalla prigione in cui era ibernata da lunghi anni e mentre attorno a loro esplode una guerra Zen e Nova devono fuggire per salvarsi la vita. Ma dove possono rifugiarsi, se nessun luogo è sicuro? La misteriosa Zona di Luce Nera li attrae con il suo oscuro richiamo e il cammino di Zen a volte si separa da quello di Nova, per poi tornare a incrociarlo. Tra il canto rombante dei treni, le urla di battaglia e il fragore degli spari ritroveranno mai la strada di casa? Ed esisterà ancora la loro casa?

38 Una llanura tenebrosa (Mortal Engines)

Author : Philip Reeve
Genre :  Fiction  Books  Young Adult  Dystopian  Kids  Fiction  Action & Adventure  Sci-Fi 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2018-05-03
Description :  <b>Última entrega de la tetralogía «Máquinas mortales», una trepidante y original historia llena de misterio, con una ambientación única en un mundo futurista y postapocalíptico.</b><br /><br /><b>Las novelas en las que se basa la superproducción de Peter Jackson.</b><br /><br /><i>El fin de la saga.</i><br />El fin de la guerra.<br />¿El fin de la humanidad?<br /><br />Londres no es más que un montón de escombros radioactivos. Pero la vieja ciudad depredadora esconde un secreto que podría traer la paz. Mientras Tom y Wren arriesgan sus vidas para descubrirlo, Hester deberá enfrentarse sola a un viejo enemigo que pretende destruir la raza humana.<br /><br /><b><i>Una llanura tenebrosa</i> da cierre de una saga de cuatro novelas fantásticas escritas por Philip Reeve y que forma parte de la tetralogía de «Máquinas mortales». La historia se sitúa en un mundo postapocalíptico donde las ciudades de la Tierra deambulan por el mundo sobre ruedas gigantescas, arrasándose entre sí, y en el que los recursos cada vez son más escasos. El protagonista de la novela es Tom Natsworthy, un huérfano londinense de 15 años del Gremio de Historiadores, que tratará de revelar un misterio que podría cambiar el orden del mundo. </b>



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