Leigh Bardugo - Author

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Leigh Bardugo was born in Jerusalem, raised in Los Angeles and graduated from Yale University. She indulges her fondness for glamour, ghouls and costuming in her other life as a make-up artist in Hollywood, and can occasionally be heard singing with her band, Captain Automatic.

 

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The Grisha: Ruin and Rising Book 3

The Grisha: Ruin and Rising Book 3

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/06/2018

Enter the Grishaverse with book three of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by number one New York Times-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo. Perfect for fans of Laini Taylor and Sarah J. Maas. Now with a stunning new cover and exclusive bonus material: The Demon in the Wood (a Darkling prequel story) and a Q&A with Leigh Bardugo. Soldier. Summoner. Saint.The nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. The Darkling rules from his shadow throne while a weakened Alina Starkov recovers from their battle under the dubious protection of the zealots who worship her as a Saint. Now her hopes lie with the magic of a long-vanished ancient creature and the chance that an outlaw prince still survives. As her allies and enemies race toward war, only Alina stands between her country and a rising tide of darkness that could destroy the world. To win this fight, she must seize a legend's power - but claiming the firebird may be her ruin. Read all the books in the Grishaverse! The Shadow and Bone Trilogy (previously published as The Grisha Trilogy) Shadow and Bone Siege and Storm Ruin and Rising The Six of Crows Duology Six of Crows Crooked Kingdom The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

The Grisha: Siege and Storm Book 2

The Grisha: Siege and Storm Book 2

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/06/2018

Enter the Grishaverse with book two of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by number one New York Times-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo. Perfect for fans of Laini Taylor and Sarah J. Maas. Now with a stunning new cover and exclusive bonus material: Nikolai Lantsov character art and a Q&A with Leigh Bardugo. Soldier. Summoner. Saint. Alina Starkov's power has grown, but not without a price. She is the Sun Summoner - hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Shadow Fold. But she and Mal can't outrun their enemies for long. The Darkling is more determined than ever to claim Alina's magic and use it to take the Ravkan throne. With nowhere else to turn, Alina enlists the help of an infamous privateer and sets out to lead the Grisha army. But as the truth of Alina's destiny unfolds, she slips deeper into the Darkling's deadly game of forbidden magic, and further away from her humanity. To save her country, Alina will have to choose between her power and the love she thought would always be her shelter. No victory can come without sacrifice - and only she can face the oncoming storm. Read all the books in the Grishaverse! The Shadow and Bone Trilogy (previously published as The Grisha Trilogy) Shadow and Bone Siege and Storm Ruin and Rising The Six of Crows Duology Six of Crows Crooked Kingdom The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

The Grisha: Shadow and Bone Book 1

The Grisha: Shadow and Bone Book 1

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/06/2018

Enter the Grishaverse with book one of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by number one New York Times-bestselling author, Leigh Bardugo. Perfect for fans of Laini Taylor and Sarah J. Maas. Now with a stunning new cover and exclusive bonus material: A lost letter from Mal, The Tailor (a Genya story) and a Q&A with Leigh Bardugo. Soldier. Summoner. Saint. Orphaned and expendable, Alina Starkov is a soldier who knows she may not survive her first trek across the Shadow Fold - a swath of unnatural darkness crawling with monsters. But when her regiment is attacked, Alina unleashes dormant magic not even she knew she possessed. Now Alina will enter a lavish world of royalty and intrigue as she trains with the Grisha, her country's magical military elite - and falls under the spell of their notorious leader, the Darkling. He believes Alina can summon a force capable of destroying the Shadow Fold and reuniting their war-ravaged country, but only if she can master her untamed gift. As the threat to the kingdom mounts and Alina unlocks the secrets of her past, she will make a dangerous discovery that could threaten all she loves and the very future of a nation. Welcome to Ravka . . . a world of science and superstition where nothing is what it seems. Read all the books in the Grishaverse! The Shadow and Bone Trilogy (previously published as The Grisha Trilogy) Shadow and Bone Siege and Storm Ruin and Rising The Six of Crows Duology Six of Crows Crooked Kingdom The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

The Language of Thorns Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

The Language of Thorns Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 14/06/2018

The Language of Thorns Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

The Language of Thorns Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/09/2017

From bestselling author of SIX OF CROWS, Leigh Bardugo, comes a lavishly illustrated collection of short stories filled with betrayals, revenge, sacrifice and love. Inspired by myth, fairy tale and folklore, THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS will transport you to both lands familiar and strange that millions have visited through the novels of the Grishaverse. Love speaks in flowers. Truth requires thorns. Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, of haunted towns and hungry woods, of talking beasts and gingerbread golems, where a young mermaid's voice can summon deadly storms and where a river might do a lovestruck boy's bidding but only for a terrible price. Inspired by myth, fairy tale, and folklore, no. 1 New York Times-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo has crafted a deliciously atmospheric collection of short stories filled with betrayals, revenge, sacrifice, and love. Perfect for new readers and dedicated fans of the Grishverse. This collection of six stories includes three brand-new tales, all of them beautifully illustrated with art by Sara Kiplin that changes with each turn of the page, culminating in six stunning full-spread illustrations as rich in detail as the stories themselves.

Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons Series)

Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons Series)

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: eBook Release Date: 31/08/2017

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo, read by Mozhan Marno. She will become a legend but first she is Diana, Princess of the Amazons. And her fight is just beginning . . . Diana is desperate to prove herself to her warrior sisters. But when the opportunity comes, she throws away her chance at glory and breaks Amazon law to save a mere mortal, Alia Keralis. With this single heroic act, Diana may have just doomed the world. Alia is a Warbringer - a descendant of the infamous Helen of Troy, fated to bring about an age of bloodshed and misery. Diana and Alia will face an army of enemies, mortal and divine, determined to destroy or possess the Warbringer. To save the world, they must stand side by side against the tide of war.

Six of Crows: Crooked Kingdom Book 2

Six of Crows: Crooked Kingdom Book 2

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/05/2017

The hotly-anticipated sequel to SIX OF CROWS, this is GAME OF THRONES meets OCEAN'S ELEVEN in a fantasy epic from the number 1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Leigh Bardugo. Welcome to the world of the Grisha. Kaz Brekker and his crew of deadly outcasts have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't think they'd survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they're right back to fighting for their lives. Double-crossed and badly weakened, the crew is low on resources, allies, and hope. As powerful forces from around the world descend on Ketterdam to root out the secrets of the dangerous drug known as jurda parem, old rivals and new enemies emerge to challenge Kaz's cunning and test the team's fragile loyalties. A war will be waged on the city's dark and twisting streets - a battle for revenge and redemption that will decide the fate of the Grisha world. As gripping, sweeping and memorable as the Grisha trilogy - SHADOW AND BONE, SIEGE AND STORM and RUIN AND RISING - this novel is perfect for fans of Sarah J. Maas, Laini Taylor, Kristin Cashore and GAME OF THRONES.

Six of Crows Book 1

Six of Crows Book 1

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/06/2016

Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2017, this fantasy epic from the No. 1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of the Grisha trilogy is gripping, sweeping and memorable - perfect for fans of George R. R. Martin, Laini Taylor and Kristin Cashore. Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams - but he can't pull it off alone. A convict with a thirst for revenge. A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager. A runaway with a privileged past. A spy known as the Wraith. A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums. A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes. Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Kaz's crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction - if they don't kill each other first. An epic new exploration of the Grisha universe from the writer of SHADOW AND BONE, SIEGE AND STORM and RUIN AND RISING, totally consuming for both old fans and new.

Shadow and Bone Trilogy

Shadow and Bone Trilogy

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: eBook Release Date: 17/11/2015

In a lavish world where darkness reigns and science collides with superstition, Alina Starkov has the power to save her country...but it comes with a price in The Grisha Trilogy by New York Times-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo.Included in this bundle are Shadow and Bone, Siege and Storm, and Ruin and Rising.

Regatul luminilor. Ultimul volum din trilogia Grisha

Regatul luminilor. Ultimul volum din trilogia Grisha

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: eBook Release Date: 13/10/2015

Capitala a cazut. Intunecatul conduce Ravka din tronul sau de umbre.Acum, soarta E A rii depinde de fragila Invocatoare a Soarelui, de o iscoadA cA zutA n dizgraE ie E i de rA mA E iE ele unei armate magice, cndva mA reaE A .PornitA n cA utarea ultimului amplificator al lui Morozova, Alina ncheie noi alianE e E i lasA deoparte vechile rivalitA E i.Pe mA surA ce aflA secretele ntunecatului, descoperA un trecut ce va schimba pentru totdeauna felul n care vede legA tura lor, precum E i puterea cu care e nzestratA .Numai pasA rea de foc mai poate mpiedica distrugerea RavkA i, nsA prinderea ei ar putea sA o coste pe Alina viitorul pentru care luptA .Alina este o marginalA E i aE a mA simE eam E i eu cnd eram micA . E i doreE te foarte mult sA aparE inA unui loc din lumea asta E i din aceastA cauzA face niE te alegeri greE ite.Am fost crescutA de bunicii mei ntr-un loc straniu, unde nu prea ntlneai copii. Casa lor se afla pe un deal E i mai tot timpul eram lA satA de capul meu. Cred cA ceva din senzaE ia aceea de izolare s-a strecurat E i n descrierea Keramzinului (orfelinatul n care cresc Alina E i Mal). - Leigh Bardugo, pentru Entertainment WeeklyEleganE a E i fluiditatea stilului, mpreunA cu acea lume imaginarA desA vrE itA fac din Trilogia Grisha o piesA de rezistenE A a genului fantasy. - RT Book ReviewsAm reuE it sA mA ridic n picioare. Capul mi se nvrtea. Mi-am strns braE ul rA nit cu mna teafA rA E i am pornit clA tinndu-mA prin ntuneric. Nu vedeam nimic, eram complet dezorientatA . Dar am continuat sA merg prin beznA , ncercnd sA -mi deblochez mintea, sA ncropesc un plan. E tiam cA volcrele mA puteau ataca n orice clipA , dar era prea riscant sA folosesc lumina. GndeE te!, mA mustram n sinea mea. Nu mai aveam nicio idee. RA mA sesem fA rA explozibili E i nu puteam folosi TA ietura. Mneca mi era plinA de snge E i paE ii mi ncetineau. Trebuia sA gA sesc pe cineva sA -mi vindece braE ul. Trebuia sA mA refac E i sA atac din nou. Nu puteam fugi iarA E i de ntunecatul, la fel ca prima oarA cnd luptaserA m n Falie. De atunci, fugisem ntruna.

Demon in the Wood

Demon in the Wood

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: eBook Release Date: 18/08/2015

Before he ruled Ravka, before he was the Darkling, he was just a lonely boy with an extraordinary gift. In this prequel story to the New York Times-bestselling Grisha Trilogy, Leigh Bardugo takes us into Ravka's mysterious past, when Grisha lived as fugitives and the Darkling took his first steps on the path to power. Discover new territory in the Grishaverse, as well as two chapters from the soon-to-be-released Six of Crows.

The Grisha: Ruin and Rising Book 3

The Grisha: Ruin and Rising Book 3

Author: Leigh Bardugo Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/06/2015

Enter the Grishaverse with Book One of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by the number one New York Times-bestselling author of Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom. Perfect for fans of Laini Taylor and Sarah J. Maas. Soldier. Summoner. Saint.The nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. The Darkling rules from his shadow throne while a weakened Alina Starkov recovers from their battle under the dubious protection of the zealots who worship her as a Saint. Now her hopes lie with the magic of a long-vanished ancient creature and the chance that an outlaw prince still survives. As her allies and enemies race toward war, only Alina stands between her country and a rising tide of darkness that could destroy the world. To win this fight, she must seize a legend's power - but claiming the firebird may be her ruin. Praise for the Grishaverse: Utterly, extremely bewitching. The Guardian There's a level of emotional and historical sophistication within Bardugo's original epic fantasy that sets it apart. Vanity Fair Unlike anything I've ever read. Veronica Roth, bestselling author of Divergent This is a great choice for teenage fans of George R.R. Martin and J.R.R. Tolkien. RT Book Reviews Read all the books in the Grishaverse! The Shadow and Bone Trilogy (previously published as The Grisha Trilogy) Shadow and Bone Siege and Storm Ruin and Rising The Six of Crows Duology Six of Crows Crooked Kingdom The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

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