Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer, 1)

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 his dream chose poorly. Since he was just five years old, he's been obsessed with the mythic lost city of more


560 pages

Average rating: 7.89




Community Reviews

Jun 29, 2023
10/10 stars
What an amazing read (or in my case listen)! I wasn’t too sure of the book at first. It did start a little slow, I learned as I continued listening, this was to build the characters. Although I was able to predict a few parts (Lazlo and Sarai would fall in love, Lazlo is a God spawn) it was still a great story and you can’t help but route for and fall in love with the characters and dislike the ones you are supposed to dislike.

It took me so more
Jan 01, 2022
7/10 stars
Some of the most beautiful writing I’ve ever read. However, it was just way too slow to do the book any justice. Beautiful book with a fantastic plot, yet overshadowed by its dreadfully slow pace.

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