Loki: A Bad God's Guide to Ruling the World

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Loki: A Bad God's Guide to Ruling the World

Loki: A Bad God's Guide to Ruling the World

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After the drama teacher casts him as the villain in the school play, Loki starts to wonder whether there’s any point in being good when everyone seems convinced of his villainy. When Heimdall and Hyrrokkin abandon their "children" to go on holiday, Odin sends Baldur - Thor's half brother and god of making Loki look bad - to babysit. Loki is, as ever, just trying to be good, but when a cursed item reaches his possession, can he resist wanting to be king of the world?

To make things worse, Fartface Thor is to be the hero of the school play, while Loki has to play the villain. Loki might not have shown any moral improvement (yet) but Odin has given him another chance to prove himself worthy of A.

A ring that looks suspiciously like the cursed ring of Andvari, one that promises Loki the world if only he gives in to his deepest, darkest desires.

Stowell balances humor with emotional depth, without ever falling into the expositional trope of people simply sitting and talking about their feelings. Definitely one you must have on your bookshelves, Loki: A Bad God’s Guide to Ruling the World is my favourite in the series so far and my wife had to ask me to be quiet when I was reading as I was laughing so hard. Wry, witty and very funny diary-style story packed with doodles and comic strips about the frustration trickster god Lok.To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This series is the one that convinced my son that reading could be fun […] These books are my 'go to' for recommendations for friends' children. By submitting a review you grant us the right to display and use it in any way; please read our General Legal Notices for full details.

The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. She's the author of the bestselling LOKI: A BAD GOD's GUIDE series, about the norse god Loki as a mortal child. Funny, charming, messages about empathy, jealousy and friendship, and, of course, a wonderful bunch of illustrations throughout (which add so much! I remember this age when I wanted comics read to me at bedtime but my dad always insisted on reading something more grown up. This book, like the others before, is perfect for the middle grade audience it is intended for, but any adult reader won’t be the least bit bored if they happen to take a peek between the covers, too.

If you are under 16, please obtain your parent/guardian’s permission before submitting or ask your parent/guardian to submit on your behalf. Loki is the series protagonist - the most chaotic god of Norse mythology, who has been banished to live on earth as a normal child who also has to go to school. Life's tough for trickster god Loki, banished to earth in the body of an eleven-year-old boy with thunder god Thor for company. The glorious illustrations go hand in hand with the witty story and make this series something special. My 11 year old absolutely loves this whole series of Loki stories, the only downside is she's read them all so quickly!

Told through magical diary entries that reveal only the truth, it's the Norse gods as you've never seen them: hilarious, immature--and prepubescent.I often worry he's going to 'age out' he already is disappointed that I have gone from knowing 'everything about star wars and hanging with Max Rebo' to not having seen the latest Mandalorian. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. Another fabulously funny read from Louie Stowell, this time with a very clever exploration of good/evil and empathy! Perfect for helping kids (and adults) learn more about the nature of envy, empathy and it what it actually means to be.



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