Ink and Bone
The Great LibraryeBook - 2015
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CRRL_Christine Nov 14, 2017
If you like Harry Potter, you have to read this series! In a not-too-distant alternate future, books are illegal. Well, original copies are. You can have any book you want, but only a digital copy, which the Great Library of Alexandria can rewrite at any time. No printing presses or hand copies a... Read More »
In a not-too-distant alternate future, books are illegal. Well, original copies are. You can have any book you want, but only a digital copy, which the Great Library of Alexandria can rewrite at any time. No printing presses or hand copies allowed. And, certain books, you can’t have a copy of a... Read More »
Jess, the son of a black market book smuggler, discovers dangerous secrets about the Great Library--an organization that controls the flow of knowledge around the world--while he trains for one of its most coveted positions.
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“You have ink in your blood, boy, and no help for it. Books will never be just a business to you.”
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In an alternate future, the Library controls everything and books are more valuable than human lives.
Imagine if at the great library in Alexandria, Egypt wasn't destroyed and was now the center of all of the knowledge in the world. Knowledge that is restricted to what is deemed acceptable and safe. Jess Brightwell and his fellow students find out what lengths the library will go to in order to control that knowledge.
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