A Web of Air

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Scholastic Inc., 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 293 pages
19 Reviews
The second, thrilling adventure in the Fever Crumb trilogy from the brilliant and award-winning Philip Reeve.

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.
 

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User Review  - 68papyrus - LibraryThing

As other reviewers have mentioned A Web of Air is a much stronger book than the first book in the series, Fever Crumb. In this book Fever is traveling with the acting troupe to the South American city ... Read full review

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User Review  - themulhern - LibraryThing

Not as good as its predecessor. Still clever and amusing, but the elements of the tale are not as interesting. The take on organized religion should limit its success in the US a bit if anybody notices. Read full review

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Contents

Test Flight
209
Drowned Offering
222
The Landing Party
230
Night Visitors
242
Fever in the Air
256
Mothership
267
Word from the Great Deep
278
Westering
284
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About the author (2011)

Philip Reeve is the bestselling author of the Predator Cities quartet and the award-winning Fever Crumb series. His other books include the highly acclaimed HERE LIES ARTHUR and NO SUCH THING AS DRAGONS. He lives in Dartmoor, England with his wife and son. Visit him online at philip-reeve.com.

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