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Airborn by  Kenneth Oppel - Signed First Edition - 2004 - from Riverwash Books and Biblio.com

Airborn

by Oppel, Kenneth

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Toronto: Harpercollinspublishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 322 pp. Endpaper diagram of airship. Inscribed by the author on the title page. A sky high adventure yarn. Cruising the skies in the airhsip Aurora, Matt Cruse rescues the pilot of a hot air balloon, and hears a tale of fantastic creaures in the high skies. A year later, Kate de Vries arrives on the Aurora, detemined to prove the story true. They get boarded by air pirates, and their adventures are just beginning. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

Airborn is a 2004 young adult novel by Kenneth Oppel. The book has been honored by several awards including winning Canada's Governor General's Award. Airborn is set in a time where the primary form of air transportation are airships. Voice radio exists, but the airplane has not been invented, which suggests that the book takes place in an imaginary time period. The book takes place aboard a transoceanic airship, the Aurora, and is told through the perspective of its cabin boy, Matt Cruse.


  • Bookseller: Riverwash Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: FIC0824
  • Title: Airborn
  • Author: Oppel, Kenneth
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harpercollinspublishers
  • Place: Toronto
  • Date published: 2004
  • Keywords: FICTION
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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