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Questions tagged [city-of-ember]

This tag should be used for questions concerning the 2003 novel "City of Ember" by Jeanne DuPrau, its 2012 graphic novel adaptation, or the 2008 film version.

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What does the ending of the Ember series imply about its setting?

All the way through the Ember series you think that you're on a post-apocalyptic Earth, and if it weren't for the last three paragraphs of the last book of the series (The Diamond of Darkhold), that ...
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How does economy in City of Ember work?

The question popped in my head since I got to the part where shopkeepers wait in line before the store house to get goods for their store. Here is some background story: The city of Ember has a ...
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What disaster befell the earth in “The City of Ember”?

Having only just watched the movie "City of Ember" and not having read the book, was there any mention of what disaster befell the Earth that forced the creation of the City of Ember? The city ...