Books Larklight A Rousing Tale Of Dauntless Pluck In The Farthest Reaches Of Space by Philip Reeve and David Wyatt Paperback, 399 pages, Bloomsbury USA, List Price: $7.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleLarklightSubtitleA Rousing Tale Of Dauntless Pluck In The Farthest Reaches Of SpaceAuthorPhilip Reeve and David Wyatt Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary In an alternate Victorian England, young Arthur and his sister Myrtle — residents of Larklight, a floating house in one of Her Majesty's outer space territories — uncover a spidery plot to destroy the solar system. Genres: Children's Books Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Larklight Book Your Trip To Infinity, And Beyond: Rocket-Powered Summer Reading June 17, 2014 Blast off for summer adventure! These books will take you from a few feet off the ground to far beyond the galaxy (even this universe). Also, rocket ship trees, did we mention the rocket ship trees?