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The Resource The clockwork sky, Volume 1, story and art by Madeleine Rosca, lettered by Tom Orzechowski

The clockwork sky, Volume 1, story and art by Madeleine Rosca, lettered by Tom Orzechowski

Label
The clockwork sky, Volume 1
Title
The clockwork sky
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
story and art by Madeleine Rosca, lettered by Tom Orzechowski
Creator
Contributor
OO1gxAHlhEo
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Erasmus Croach's miraculous factory, Ember, has flooded London with steampowered automatons. Meanwhile, Sally Peppers, Croach's headstrong and brilliant niece escapes her overbearing governess and joins a no-rules road rally through the slums, Croach sends Sky to bring her back, preferably alive. Together, the impulsive Sally and the naive Sky crash headlong into a mystery involving rogue automatons prowling the sewers, children disappearing without a trace, and a dark secret so big it could overturn all of London. But the biggest mystery of all is why Sky is the first robot who can dream...
Member of
Summary
In an alternate 1895 London, Erasmus Croach's steam-powered robots have eliminated the need for human workers, but his rebellious niece Sally Peppers and the boyish police robot Sky make discoveries that may change everything
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10166675
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosca, Madeleine
Dewey number
741.5994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Orzechowski, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Clockwork sky trilogy
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robots
  • Good and evil
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The clockwork sky, Volume 1, story and art by Madeleine Rosca, lettered by Tom Orzechowski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Mayhem and mad science in London!" -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn810328396
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780765329165
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)810328396
Label
The clockwork sky, Volume 1, story and art by Madeleine Rosca, lettered by Tom Orzechowski
Publication
Note
"Mayhem and mad science in London!" -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn810328396
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780765329165
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)810328396

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