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The Prophet of Yonwood (Ember, Book 3)

The Prophet of Yonwood (The Ember Series, #3) - Jeanne DuPrau I'm afraid to say that I can't quite find a point for this book. Nothing all that much happens - there's the promise of a struggle against an archetypical fundamentalist, there's the promise of Armageddon, there's even apparently a guy who has a map of the known universe inside his house... but none of it really matters. It's like the combination of a Judy Blume book and "Super 8" but without any of the redeeming factors of either. Then, in the final two pages, the connection to the Ember series is revealed and you have to ask why DuPrau didn't actually make any sort of connection DURING the novel.RB review is nearing...