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ISBN13: 9780060850593
ISBN10: 0060850590
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An exhilarating journey to the stars — or a heartbreaking battle for survival?

Pilot-in-training Matt Cruse and his love interest, Kate de Vries, an expert on high-altitude life-forms, are invited aboard the Starclimber, a vessel that literally climbs its way into the cosmos. Matt secretly plans on asking Kate to marry him, but before they even set foot aboard the ship, Kate announces her engagement — to someone else.

Despite this bombshell, and Matt's anguish, they embark on their journey into space, but soon the ship is surrounded by strange and unsettling life-forms, and the crew is forced to combat devastating mechanical failure. For Matt, Kate, and the entire crew of the Starclimber, what began as an exciting race to the stars has now turned into a battle to save their lives.

Synopsis:

Award-winning and bestselling author Oppel returns readers to a rich world of flight and fantasy in this breathtaking new sequel to Airborn and Skybreaker.

About the Author

Kenneth Oppel is the author of many books, including Airborn, a Michael L. Printz Honor Book and winner of Canada's Governor General's Award; the New York Times bestselling Skybreaker; and the internationally bestselling Silverwing trilogy and its prequel, Darkwing. A native of Canada, Kenneth Oppel lives with his wife and children in Toronto.

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adgcookie, May 11, 2011 (view all comments by adgcookie)
I LOVED this book. The twists and turns in this book made me never want it to end, but even the ending was great! I recommended this book to everyone I know!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780060850593
Author:
Oppel, Kenneth
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20100601
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8 x 5.3125 in 10.8 oz
Age Level:
13-17

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"Synopsis" by , Award-winning and bestselling author Oppel returns readers to a rich world of flight and fantasy in this breathtaking new sequel to Airborn and Skybreaker.
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