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The language of thorns : midnight tales and ... Read More

Bardugo, Leigh(author.).
Kipin, Sara(illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library.

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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library Y BARDUGO 34510011059944 Teen Area - Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250122520
  • ISBN: 125012252X
  • ISBN: 9781250167088
  • ISBN: 1250167086
  • ISBN: 9781250167095
  • ISBN: 1250167094
  • ISBN: 9781250173928
  • ISBN: 1250173922
  • Physical Description: 242 pages : color illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Imprint, 2017.

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Zemeni Ayama and the Thorn Wood -- Ravkan The ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
"Travel to Grishnaverse, a world of dark bargains ... Read More
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  • Baker & Taylor
    A collection of folklore-inspired stories set in the world of her best-selling Grishaverse novels includes three new tales of dark bargains, talking beasts and lovelorn quests, in a volume complemented by spot art and six richly detailed, full-spread illustrations. Simultaneous eBook.
  • Baker & Taylor
    Presents a collection of six short stories that transports readers to familiar and strange magical lands with haunted towns, hungry woods, talking beasts, and gingerbread golems.
  • McMillan Palgrave
    #1 New York Times-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo crafts a collection of tales inspired by the world of her bestselling novels, the Grishaverse.
  • McMillan Palgrave
    <p><b>See the Grishaverse come to life on screen with <i>Shadow and Bone</i>, now a Netflix original series. <br></b><br><b> Inspired by myth, fairy tale, and folklore, #1 <i>New York Times</i>-bestselling author Leigh Bardugo has crafted a deliciously atmospheric collection of short stories filled with betrayals, revenge, sacrifice, and love.</b><br><br> Enter the Grishaverse...<br><br> <i>Love speaks in flowers. Truth requires thorns. </i><br><br> 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.<br><br> Perfect for new readers and dedicated fans, the tales in <i>The Language of Thorns </i>will transport you to lands both familiar and strange—to a fully realized world of dangerous magic that millions have visited through the novels of the Grishaverse.<br><br> This collection of six stories includes three brand-new tales, each of them lavishly illustrated and culminating in stunning full-spread illustrations as rich in detail as the stories themselves. <br><br> <b>An Imprint Book</b><br> <b><br> This title has Common Core connections.<br><br> </b>A <i>New York Times</i> Bestseller <br><br> "Lushly designed and wonderfully rendered ... Bardugo doesn’t twist familiar tales so much as rip them open." —<i>Booklist</i>, <b>starred review <br><br> </b>"Strong writing, compelling stories, and gorgeous illustrations make this collection a must-have." —<i>School Library Journal</i>, <b>starred review</b><br><br> "Beautiful imagery conceived from precise, beautiful prose; beautiful cover image and interior illustrations that creep across each page toward a beautiful consummation; beautiful lands inhabited by beautiful hearts." —<i>VOYA</i>, <b>starred review</b><br><br> "Elegantly crafted...stylishly intricate illustrations...all fans of the darker side of folktales and folktale-like stories will find the stories satisfyingly full of pain, danger, and vengeance." —<i>The</i> <i>Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books</i>, <b>starred review</b><br><br> "Gorgeously otherworldly...Any lover of retellings or original fairy tales will enjoy." —<i>Kirkus Reviews</i><br><br> “Gorgeous, cruel and almost wistful windows onto the dreamscapes and hard lessons of [Bardugo’s] alternate universe … fairy tales with all the darkness intact.” —<i>NPR Book Review<br> </i><br> "Those who seem innocent are shown to be guilty, one-dimensional characters become more complicated, and mothers who once were absent are given presence and power.” —<i>Mashable</i><br><br> "This new collection will intrigue, awe, frighten, and inspire both stalwart fans and new readers looking for a heady spoonful of fantasy.” <i>—Hypable </i><br><br> "This nightmare-inducing collection is short but powerful, each tale as brilliant and absorbing as the one before... brilliant storytelling” —<i>Romantic Times<br><br> </i>"Marvelous tales, as full of twists and delights and strangeness as anything found in the Grimm Brothers. Leigh Bardugo is a master." —Kelly Link, author of <i>Get in Trouble</i><br><br><u>Read all the books in the Grishaverse!</u><br><br><b><u>The Shadow and Bone Trilogy </u></b><br> (previously published as The Grisha Trilogy)<br> <i>Shadow and Bone</i><br> <i>Siege and Storm</i><br> <i>Ruin and Rising</i><br><br> <b><u>The Six of Crows Duology</u></b><br> <i>Six of Crows</i><br> <i>Crooked Kingdom</i><br><br><b><u>The King of Scars Duology</u></b><br><i>King of Scars</i><br><br> <i>The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic</i><br><i>The Severed Moon: A Year-Long Journal of Magic</i><br><br><b>Praise for the Grishaverse</b><br><br> “A master of fantasy.” —<i>The Huffington Post</i><br> “Utterly, extremely bewitching.” —<i>The Guardian</i><br> “This is what fantasy is for.” —<i>The New York Times Book Review</i><br> “[A] world that feels real enough to have its own passport stamp.” —NPR<br> “The darker it gets for the good guys, the better.” —<i>Entertainment Weekly</i><br> “Sultry, sweeping and picturesque. . . . Impossible to put down.” —<i>USA Today</i><br> “There’s a level of emotional and historical sophistication within Bardugo’s original epic fantasy that sets it apart.” —<i>Vanity Fair</i><br> “Unlike anything I’ve ever read.” —Veronica Roth, bestselling author of <i>Divergent</i><br> “Bardugo crafts a first-rate adventure, a poignant romance, and an intriguing mystery!” —Rick Riordan, bestselling author of the Percy Jackson series</p>
Subject: Magic > Juvenile fiction
Betrayal > Juvenile fiction.
Revenge > Juvenile fiction
Sacrifice > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Fiction
Betrayal > Fiction
Revenge > Fiction
Sacrifice > Fiction.
Love > Fiction
Young adult fiction
Genre: Short stories
Fantasy fiction

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