The Search for WondLa by Tony DiTerlizzi audiobook

The Search for WondLa

By Tony DiTerlizzi
Read by Teri Hatcher

Simon & Schuster Audio

The WondLa Trilogy: Book 1

10.80 Hours 1
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Now in paperback, Tony DiTerlizzi’s New York Times bestselling, richly illustrated modern classic. When a marauder destroys the underground sanctuary that Eva Nine was raised in by the robot Muthr, the twelve-year-year-old girl is forced to flee aboveground. Eva Nine is searching for anyone else like her: She knows that other humans exist because of an item she treasures—a scrap of cardboard on which is depicted a young girl, an adult, and a robot, with the strange word, “WondLa.” Tony DiTerlizzi honors traditional children’s literature in this totally original space-age adventure—one that is as complex as an alien planet, but as simple as a child’s wish for a place to belong.

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Summary

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A New York Times bestseller

Now in paperback, Tony DiTerlizzi’s New York Times bestselling, richly illustrated modern classic.

When a marauder destroys the underground sanctuary that Eva Nine was raised in by the robot Muthr, the twelve-year-year-old girl is forced to flee aboveground. Eva Nine is searching for anyone else like her: She knows that other humans exist because of an item she treasures—a scrap of cardboard on which is depicted a young girl, an adult, and a robot, with the strange word, “WondLa.”

Tony DiTerlizzi honors traditional children’s literature in this totally original space-age adventure—one that is as complex as an alien planet, but as simple as a child’s wish for a place to belong.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Reminiscent of Arthur C. Clarke.”  New York Times Book Review 
“A surprising conclusion to this action-packed story of friendship and belonging will leave readers clamoring for more.”   Amazon.com, editorial review
“The novel’s ending is a stunning shocker that will leave kids frantically awaiting the next installment.”  School Library Journal
“I was knocked out by Tony DiTerlizzi’s novel.”  Joan Kindig, Associate Professor at James Madison University 

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Author

Author Bio: Tony DiTerlizzi

Author Bio: Tony DiTerlizzi

Tony DiTerlizzi is the author of The Search for WondLa and A Hero for WondLa. He is also the cocreator and illustrator of the bestselling Spiderwick Chronicles, as well as the Zena Sutherland Award–winning Ted. His cinematicd version of Mary Howitt’s classic The Spider and the Fly earned him another Zena Sutherland Award and a Caldecott Honor. DiTerlizzi’s art has also appeared on the covers of books by well-known fantasy authors like Peter S. Beagle, J. R. R. Tolkien, Anne McCaffrey, and Greg Bear. His first chapter book, Kenny & the Dragon, debuted as a New York Times bestseller. Currently, he divides his time between Massachusetts and Jupiter, Florida.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 10.80
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English