Liesl lives in a tiny attic bedroom, locked away by her cruel
stepmother. Her only friends are the shadows and the mice-until one
night a ghost named Po appears from the darkness.
That same evening, an alchemist''s apprentice named Will makes
an innocent mistake that has tremendous consequences for Liesl and
Po, and it draws the three of them together on an extraordinary
From New York Times bestselling author Lauren Oliver
comes a luminous novel that glows with rare magic, ghostly wonders,
and a true friendship that lights even the darkest of places.