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Strange the Dreamer

  • Genre : Young Adult
  • Curriculum Subjects : Fantasy: Epic/Action & Adventure; Social: Family/ Friendship
  • Grade : 10 & up

Twelve years ago, there was a war between gods and mortals...and the mortals won. The gods are gone—driven away—but they left something precious behind.

They left their children.

In the savagery of the war and its aftermath, the humans rounded up the half-caste bastard children of the gods, and put them to death

But they missed a few.

Teenagers now, Sarai, Minya, Feral, Sparrow, and Ruby live in the gods' citadel—full of power and with nothing to do, but survive.

Until one day...their life in hiding is threatened.

From New York Times bestselling author Laini Taylor comes another heart-stopping fantasy.

★ ”This has distinct echoes of Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone (2011), though ultimately it’s a cut above even that: characters are carefully, exquisitely crafted, the writing is achingly lovely, and the world is utterly real...this is a thing to be savored.” –Booklist

★"A world to be willingly lost in." -The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

★"Gorgeously written in language simultaneously dark, lush, and enchanting, the book will leave readers eager for the next." -Publishers Weekly

★"This outstanding fantasy...has all the rich, evocative imagery and complex world-building typical of Taylor’s best work." -School Library Journal