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The Resource Strange the Dreamer

Strange the Dreamer

Label
Strange the Dreamer
Title
Strange the Dreamer
Statement of responsibility
Laini Taylor
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Language
eng
Summary
An instant New York Times bestseller and Michael L. Printz honor book!Eleven best of lists including an NPR Best Book, a Goodreads Best YA Fantasy and Science Fiction Nominee, and more!From National Book Award finalist Laini Taylor comes an epic fantasy about a mythic lost city and its dark past.The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old, he's been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but it would take someone bolder than he to cross half the world in search of it. Then a stunning opportunity presents itself, in the form of a hero called the Godslayer and a band of legendary warriors, and he has to seize his chance or lose his dream forever.What happened in Weep two hundred years ago to cut it off from the rest of the world? And who is the blue-skinned goddess who appears in Lazlo's dreams?In this sweeping and breathtaking novel by National Book Award finalist Laini Taylor, author of the New York Times bestselling Daughter of Smoke & Bone trilogy, the shadow of the past is as real as the ghosts who haunt the citadel of murdered gods. Fall into a mythical world of dread and wonder, moths and nightmares, love and carnage.The answers await in Weep
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Summary
In the aftermath of a war between gods and men, a hero, a librarian, and a girl must battle the fantastical elements of a mysterious city stripped of its name
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Storyline
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Award
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • Leslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature (Oregon), 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
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10524367
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Taylor, Laini
Index
no index present
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820
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Strange the dreamer
Series volume
0001
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Strange the Dreamer
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:bb800338-8408-48ce-887d-0d702e1edd63
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316341653
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Strange the Dreamer
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:bb800338-8408-48ce-887d-0d702e1edd63
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316341653
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Independence Public LibraryBorrow it
      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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