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World Shaker

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Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd , Sydney
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ISBN 139781741766400
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Worldshaker is a Romeo and Juliet love story set in steam-punk world where civilized people live on massive steam powered vessels. Colbert Porpentine is the Romeo of this tale and also the grandson of the supreme commander of the Worldshaker dreadnought/5.

Worldshaker by Richard Harland is a book like that. The Story: After a catastrophic war with an alternate Napoleon, Europe is now a polluted wasteland and the former Empires of Europe have abandoned it, but the age of imperialism is far from over as these empires now inhabit massive, city-sized ships called juggernauts that travel over the land and /5(24).

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Richard Harland is the author of many fantasy, horror, and science fiction novels for young readers, including Worldshaker, Liberator, the Eddon and Vail series, the Heaven and Earth Trilogy, and the Wolf Kingdom quartet, which won the Aurealis Award.

He lives in Australia. Visit World Shaker book at Edition: Reprint. Richard Harland is the author of many fantasy, horror, and science fiction novels for young readers, including Worldshaker, Liberator, the Eddon and Vail series, the Heaven and Earth Trilogy, and the Wolf Kingdom quartet, which won the Aurealis : Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers.

Worldshaker (Worldshaker, #1) and Liberator (Worldshaker, #2) Die Dreckigen, die mit ihrer Arbeit die MoreAuthor: Richard Harland.

Worldshaker () About book: Bit of an odd book, very different to what I expected from the cover and blurb, which made it out to be terribly grim and serious. The first three quarters of the book were very silly and farcical, an over-the-top parody of Victorian customs and social mores/5(4).

Read Worldshaker by Richard Harland for free with a 30 day free trial. Read unlimited* books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. Col Porpentine understands how society works: The elite families enjoy a comfortable life on the Upper Decks of the great juggernaut Worldshaker, and the Filthies toil Below Decks.

Created on his sketchbook, the book is a collection of sketches and storyline that speak about Max and Liesel's friendship and the rise of Hitler.

Richard Harland’s book world shaker explores themes of discrimination of females, the division of social classes and rebellion/revolution whilst having an interesting story line with historical details. About Essay Sauce.

Essay Sauce is the free student essay website for college and university students. We've got thousands of real essay 5/5(1). "The Word Shaker" is the second of two stories given by Max to Liesel and reproduced in the novel. It is a simple allegory for Nazi Germany and the.

Worldshaker by Richard Harland is a book like that. The Story: After a catastrophic war with an alternate Napoleon, Europe is now a polluted wasteland and the former Empires of Europe have abandoned it, but the age of imperialism is far from over as these empires now inhabit massive, city-sized ships called juggernauts that travel over the land and sea crushing all in their path/5(28).

A brilliant fantasy that will hook you from the very first page, set aboard a huge ship-city in which the elites live on the top decks while the Filthies toil below.

Strong writing, a vivid alternative world and characters you'll never forget. Col lives on the Upper Decks of the juggernaut Worldshaker, a mobile city as big as a mountain.

A reign of terror, an ultimate battle —and the story of the juggernaut that was WORLDSHAKER and is now LIBERATOR drives on to its shattering conclusion.

Worldshaker has been published in the US, UK, France, Germany and Brazil, as well as Australia. Liberator comes out from all the same publishers in all the same countries during   This is about a story within a book. The book is called The Book Thief.

The story in the book is called The Word Shaker. The Word Shaker is by Max Vandenburg, a character in the book thief. Our class is only got the pictures and we were to write the story from the pictures.

Alyssa, Brady and Joan also helped to write this. J.F. Lewis is the author of The Grudgebearer Trilogy and The Void City series.

Jeremy is an internationally published author. After dark, he can usually be found typing into the wee hours of the morning while his wife, kids, and dog sleep soundly.

Track him down at and : Pyr. Attached is a number of resources that support the study of Richard Harland's steampunk novel World Shaker.

They include a wordsearch, with an answer sheet, as well as chapter summaries.5/5(4). Worldshaker. Harland's most recent series of novels commenced with Worldshaker, a young adult steampunk novel partly inspired by the work of Charles Dickens, released in May in Australia.

The main inspiration for this book was the dream he had which is now one of the scenes in the ion: BA, English Literature, PhD. Literary Theory. Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in and eleven times since Worldshaker - Richard Harland - - Allen & Unwin - Australia.

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World-shaker definition, something of sufficient importance to affect the entire world: The book is no world-shaker, but it's pleasant reading. See more. Richard Harland is the author of many fantasy, horror, and science fiction novels for young readers, including Worldshaker, Liberator, the Eddon and Vail series, the Heaven and Earth Trilogy, and /5(8).

His first book was the comic horror novel The Vicar of Morbing Vyle, which has since become a cult classic. In he began the Eddon and Vail series with The Dark Edge (followed by Taken by Force and Hidden from View), which combines a 3/5(2).

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In the book are captions and stories of Rudy and the snowman, the 13 presents, nights of reading by the fire, and even Max's family. There is also a fable about the Führer who plants words like seeds throughout an entire nation, grows forests of these thoughts throughout all of Germany. There are word shakers, too, who climb up into trees and send words down to those below.

The book is about a teenaged boy named Col Porpentine, grandson and heir apparent of the supreme commander of Worldshaker, a city-sized airship.

One day a girl named Riff, who turns out to be an escaped Filthy (a lower deck slave, essentially) hides in Col's closet/5(17). WORLDSHAKER Chapter Summaries - Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. As a revision aid, this document provides a detailed chapter-by-chapter summary of Richard Harland's steampunk novel World Shaker.4/5(22).

The book is about a teenaged boy named Col Porpentine, grandson and heir apparent of the supreme commander of Worldshaker, a city-sized airship. One day a girl named Riff, who turns out to be an escaped Filthy (a lower deck slave, essentially) hides in Col's closet.

Riff is rude, clever, and much more intelligent than Filthies are supposed to be/5(17). Worldshaker - Ebook written by Richard Harland. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Worldshaker/5(12). The Word Shaker: The Last Book In The Max Series Janu My Idea Hive classmates and I have recently finished our ‘Word Shaker’ project, a mini story from ‘The Book Thief’, and I thought that I’d post all my group’s hard work on my blog.

Sixteen-year-old Col Porpentine is the grandson of the supreme commander of the city-sized ship Worldshaker and has just been named his successor. But. review 1: Very interesting book. I loved the creativity on the setting and the characters. The only thing that got me was the time period being a little confusing and while reading the book it is a little difficult to get a good picture of the particular scene.

A brilliant fantasy set aboard a huge ship in which the elites live on the top decks while the Filthies toil below.

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Col's safe, civilized world on the upper decks of the Worldshaker, a huge ship that has been sailing sinceis changed forever when a Filthy from below finds her way into his cabin/5(5).Check out this great listen on Col lives on the Upper Decks of the juggernaut Worldshaker, a mobile city as big as a mountain.

He has been chosen as next Supreme Commander - but then a Filthy escapee from Below - a girl named Riff - appears in his cabin. "Don't let 'em take me!.The Australian edition of Worldshaker has just been reprinted pages for only $ It's also been published in the US, UK, France, Germany and Brazil.

German cover. French cover. If you like steampunk, this is the steampunkiest! If you like Victoriana, this is .