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The Resource Starclimber

Starclimber

Label
Starclimber
Title
Starclimber
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Oppel
Title variation
Star climber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Mr. Cruse, how high would you like to fly?"A smile soared across my face."As high as I possibly can."Pilot-in-training Matt Cruse and Kate de Vries, expert on high-altitude life-forms, are invited aboard the Starclimber, a vessel that literally climbs its way into the cosmos. Before they even set foot aboard the ship, catastrophe strikes:Kate announces she is engaged—and not to Matt.Despite this bombshell, Matt and Kate 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.Award-winning and bestselling author Kenneth Oppel brings us back to a rich world of flight and fantasy in this breathtaking new sequel to Airborn and Skybreaker
Member of
Summary
As members of the first crew of astralnauts, Matt Cruse and Kate De Vries journey into outer space on the Starclimber and face a series of catastrophes that threaten the survival of all on board.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
OLA Best Bets, 2008.
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290078
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
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700
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Airborn adventures
Series volume
0003
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Starclimber
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:68b0cce3-24bd-4af8-8608-fd65fcb69d09
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780061975141
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Starclimber
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:68b0cce3-24bd-4af8-8608-fd65fcb69d09
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780061975141
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      2712 Nederland Ave., Nederland, TX, 77627, US
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