Dreamhunter. Fast-paced and dazzlingly imaginative, Dreamhunter will draw the reader into an extraordinary fictional world in which dreams are as vividly. Knox’s (The Vintner’s Luck, for adults) debut for YA readers, the first in the Dreamhunter Duet, recalls Arkady and Boris Strugatsky’s sci-fi. Stephenie Meyer – author of the Twilight Saga Suitable for ages 12+ Fast-paced and dazzlingly imaginative, Dreamhunter will draw the reader.

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No one knows this better than the novel’s fifteen-year-old protagonist, Laura Hame, and her cousin, Rose Tiebold. As a result of the discovery of guided dreaming, a dreamhunter industry has been created.

Sandy was having trouble with this, and Chorley saw, at last, that the young man was in love with Laura, not just drawn and possessive. When the worst weeks were over I started writing a story about a young kbox who had a fall, broke his leg and found himself in a strange, dry, stopped place where, while he was unconscious, he had a dream that later helped to heal him.

Books of the Week. In general I am the kind of person who reads a book once which does nothing to change the fact that I must own every book I ever fell in love withbut there are a few books I have to pull out now and again to eizabeth.

I know the author did that intentionally for the sake of the story, but it annoys me nonetheless. The complicated relationships of the family never fail to ring true even in the most trying circumstances they find themselves in. Be the first to discover new talent! He is roughly between seventeen and nineteen.

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Laura comes from a world similar to our own except for one difference: Of course Laura went to sleep in Nown’s arms and didn’t wake until his gait changed. Basically, the main character Laura catches a horrific nightmare that is being used to punish convicts in her country by the corrupt government. From beginning to end Dreamhunter reads like a true glimpse into history. It has more action and will answer most of your burning questions about the Place. I would even say the second book is better.

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The characters are memorable especially the adultsand the political intrigue is just that—intriguing. It was slow and I never found myself not being able to put it knx. She stroked and pressed his hand as if in search of a secret mechanism that would make it open up, or turn into something other than itself. It’s still a good dessert, but it’s the crescendo you were hoping for.

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Giver mixed with Time Traveler’s Wife but for kids. Knox manages to make Laura both strong drwamhunter vulnerable in turn with equal honesty. Fifteen-year-old cousins Laura Hame and Rose Tiebold both come from famous dreamhunting families, but only Laura proves to be blessed with the gift and once inside The Place she finds out what happened to her missing dreamhunter father and reveals how the government has used dreams to control an ever-growing population of convicts and political dissenters.


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Dreamhunter (Dreamhunter Duet, book 1) by Elizabeth Knox

The one reminder that this novel is not like any other period book set in has to do with dreams. He responds by continuing to serve her despite the fact that he could simply drop her and stride sandily off into the sunset Home Publications Knoxon Contact. View all 4 comments.

Is it significant that he is made in The Inox and yet there are hints his past constructs may have taken place in the real world? The ending itself is exciting and concludes the book nicely on a big event while leaving plenty of anticipation for the next book.

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In there, there’s still something of the tell-not-show of these two books right here. Southland’s official church is a “Southern Orthodox Church” which regards the practice of dreamhunting as immoral and unethical. I began reading when I went to bed, and didn’t stop until I’d finished.