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Book Cover Battle: ‘The Grisha Trilogy’ by Leigh Bardugo – Original Covers VS. Cover Redesign
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The book follows the story of Alina Starkov, an orphaned refugee who has been drafted into the army with her best friend, Mal, and sent on a mission at the Fold, a dangerous land overtaken with flesh-eating monsters. When it is discovered that Alina holds a dormant power within her that can destroy the Fold, she is taken to the royal courts to be trained as a member of the Grisha, a magical elite that's led by the mysterious Darkling. While adjusting to her new life, Alina learns the truth about the Grisha, and while finding a little time for romance. Adventure, action, and a love story on the side? We are totally on-board! So mark your calendars , Shadow and Bone hits bookshelves June 5; and this is one book series you want to get hooked on.
SHADOW AND BONE BY LEIGH BARDUGO
Now called The Shadow and Bone Trilogy , you can purchase the cover redesigns this summer. Which trilogy would you purchase? The original hardcovers top or the paperback redesign bottom? 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. 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. Take Our Poll.
Shadow and Bone is the first novel of the fantasy - adventure Grisha trilogy , written by American author Leigh Bardugo. Published on June 5, , the novel is narrated by Alina Starkov, a teenage orphan who grows up in the Russia-inspired land of Ravka before her entire life changes after she unexpected harnesses a power she never knew she had in order to save her best friend. Alina Starkov is a teenaged orphan, a citizen of the Kingdom of Ravka. She grew up with Malyen Oretsev at a orphanage in Keramzin, which is sponsored by a wealthy patron. As the story begins they are marching to the Unsea also referred to as the Fold , a perpetually dark, barren, strip of land cutting most of Ravka off from the sea.