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The Resource Shadow and Bone

Shadow and Bone

Label
Shadow and Bone
Title
Shadow and Bone
Statement of responsibility
Leigh Bardugo
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Language
eng
Summary
The Grishaverse will be coming to Netflix soon with Shadow and Bone, an original series! Enter the Grishaverse with Book One of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom.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. A New York Times Bestseller A Los Angeles Times Bestseller An Indie Next List BookThis title has Common Core connections.Praise for the Grishaverse "A master of fantasy." —The Huffington Post "Utterly, extremely bewitching." —The Guardian "The best magic universe since Harry Potter." —Bustle "This is what fantasy is for." —The New York Times Book Review "[A] world that feels real enough to have its own passport stamp." —NPR "The darker it gets for the good guys, the better." —Entertainment Weekly "Sultry, sweeping and picturesque. . . . Impossible to put down." —USA Today "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 "Bardugo crafts a first-rate adventure, a poignant romance, and an intriguing mystery!" —Rick Riordan, bestselling author of the Percy Jackson series "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 BoneSiege and StormRuin and RisingThe Six of Crows DuologySix of CrowsCrooked KingdomThe Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic
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Summary
Orphaned by the Border Wars, Alina Starkov is taken from obscurity and her only friend, Mal, to become the protege of the mysterious Darkling, who trains her to join the magical elite in the belief that she is the Sun Summoner, who can destroy the monsters of the Fold
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Award
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award, 2012.
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10106656
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bardugo, Leigh
Index
no index present
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800
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Grisha trilogy
Series volume
0001
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  • Fantasy
  • Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Shadow and Bone
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:cae032fe-26e1-4dc7-981e-e1da93a3322f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780805097108
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Shadow and Bone
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:cae032fe-26e1-4dc7-981e-e1da93a3322f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780805097108
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Independence Public LibraryBorrow it
      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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