LIESL & PO
New York : Harper, 2011
IL 3-6, RL 6.5
lives in an attic bedroom, locked away by her cruel stepmother. Lieslís
only companions are mice until one night a ghost appears. It
is Po, a lonely ghost looking for someone to be with. Then, thereís Will,
alchemistís apprentice. He delivers potions and magic to customers. One
night, he bungles a delivery, switching powerful magic with something that
is not magical at all.
Liesl is able to escape her prison with Poís help. Will is running for his life after his mistake is discovered. These three are drawn together on an adventure like no other. (Booktalk written by Susan MacDonald- GSF Committee/Weeks Public Library)
Magic -- Fiction.
Ghosts -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Future life -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.