Liesl & Po [Lauren Oliver, Kei Acedera] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From New York Times bestselling author Lauren Oliver comes a . Read Common Sense Media’s Liesl & Po review, age rating, and parents Parents need to know that author Lauren Oliver has published two. “Liesl and Po,” the first foray into middle-grade fiction by Lauren Oliver, author of wildly popular books for young adults, like “Delirium,” is such a.

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And every now and then, you can give a little boost to the process and speed things up just a bit. I wonder if there was a particular reason why it was placed at the end? I also found Liesl, Po, Will, and everyone else as well to be very one-dimensional.

The reason why I gave this book a four star rating is because I felt that there were many scenes where the book moved too slowly in pace.

He would begin to feel the electricity from distant stars pulsing through him like a heartbeat. That was the kind of world they lived in: As the story unfolds, we are also introduced to a young orphaned boy named Will who is an apprentice to a well-known alchemist and how he was sent on retrieving an important box that contained great magic made by the alchemist.

But the villains are too cartoonish to be taken very seriously. Review is also on: Because that obviously makes total sense. We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate. See how we rate. This is a perfect read-aloud for a classroom or family, particularly because of its middle grade classification.


Liesl & Po by Lauren Oliver

And the story begins to take shape around a small wooden box and an unfortunate and portentous mistake. I also really liked how the story included illustrations! All three of her novels: For a scarier tale of a living girl who shares the experiences of a ghost, try Pemba’s Song: If you want a nicer, more eloquent review of this brilliant book please check out WendyK.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. You can read this review and other exciting things on my blog here. Nov 02, Steph Sinclair rated it really liked it Recommended to Steph by: More reviews and more at Cuddlebuggery Book Blog.

I sure as hell got a little misty-eyed by the end of this amazing little tale so, yes, have a couple of tissues to dab your eyes. Just how much does overall writing style matter to me as a reader?

Sebuah jalan untuk memasuki dan memahami dunia yang sering kali terlihat keras, buruk, dan membingungkan. Liesl lives alone, locked up in her attic by her cruel stepmother. Po became the instrument liesll help Liesl finish her mission, saving his soul in the process.

Continue reading Show less. Then I read through the poignant afterword, and the whole story made even more sense to me. The story itself is simple enough, though layered with deep and rich lessons about love and loss.

But in contrast to the greyness of this world, the narration is clearly done in terms of black and white. This is not something I can personally decided for every reader, but I did want to make note of this. Lauren Oliver really outdid herself with this one, it was written amazingly. Of course it helps that the author has a way with words.


Oct 02, Shannon rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Hey, that’s half of the appeal of the Disney movies, after all – the lovely clarity that they bring to our world.

Liesl & Po by Lauren Oliver – review | Children’s books | The Guardian

You can also tell the story means a lot to the author and how she coped with the death of her friend. When Po appears, her life begins to change. A ghost name Po and his ghostly pet Bundle. Oliver’s lyricsm was on full blast, with goregous descriptions of scenery and characters.

Liesl & Po by Lauren Oliver – review

Stop hogging it, Liesl! Liesl and Po was a great introduction to the world of ARCs, and a delightful book to read. Just olivrr moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys magical fairytales; both young and young at heart.