: Strange the Dreamer (): Laini Taylor: Books. Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Gr 9 Up—Lazlo Strange is a foundling who has grown up alone and unloved, sustained only by his fantasies and stories of a city known as Weep. As an adult, Lazlo finds his way to the Great Library of Zosma and becomes a librarian, tasked with supporting scholars in their. 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.
Dec 14, Red-haired, blue-skinned year-old Sarai is a dreamer like Lazlo but fears nightmares even as she inflicts them on the citizens below. Besides literal ghosts, Weep is also haunted by loss—lost memories, lost history, and lost half-blood children. Taylor's lengthy, mesmerizing epic offers an exotic Middle. Mar 28, The Hardcover of the Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $25 or more!. Mar 8, Where that series was largely about the mechanisms and harsh realities of an ongoing conflict, her wildly anticipated follow-up, Strange the Dreamer, tackles instead the aftermath of toppling a violent, devastating regime. With this opener to a new duology, Taylor has managed to create an even more.
"[Strange the Dreamer] has all the rich, evocative imagery and complex world- building typical of Taylor's best work. This outstanding fantasy is a must-purchase for all YA collections."—School Library Journal, starred review. * "The luxurious prose and complex world building invites and rewards slow readers. Oct 18, Read a full summary of Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor now! This page is full of spoilers so beware. If you are looking for a spoiler-free review, check out our Rapid Review of Strange the Dreamer. If you are wondering what happened in Strange the Dreamer, then you are in the right place! Author. Mar 27, Laini Taylor, bestselling author of the Daughter Of Smoke & Bone trilogy, likes to play with her readers. Early in her latest fantasy novel, Strange The Dreamer, a group of people with an eclectic mix of skills is recruited to help the city of Weep with a mysterious problem. When one of the travelers, Calixte.