Leigh Bardugo

In a certain way, Leigh Bardugo is the fantasy genre’s Taylor Swift—hear us out. Bardugo began with a series of works that were highly appreciated and loved within their genre (her young adult trilogy Shadow and Bone), then a critically acclaimed crossover darling (the Six of Crows duology) before fully moving into a new genre and unquestionably succeeding within it (the very adult fantasy that is Ninth House). Every time you think she can’t get bigger, she somehow does. A historical fantasy set during the Spanish Inquisition, The Familiar could bring Bardugo’s unforgettable characters and spellbinding prose to an even larger audience.

In a certain way, Leigh Bardugo is the fantasy genre’s Taylor Swift—hear us out. Bardugo began with a series of works that were highly appreciated and loved within their genre (her young adult trilogy Shadow and Bone), then a critically acclaimed crossover darling (the Six of Crows duology) before fully moving into a new genre [...]

Gut-wrenching and deeply human, Leigh Bardugo’s sequel to Ninth House will tug at your heartstrings even as it chills you to the bone.

Gut-wrenching and deeply human, Leigh Bardugo’s sequel to Ninth House will tug at your heartstrings even as it chills you to the bone.

For a story of dark magic in which nothing is as it seems, try ‘Ninth House,’ Leigh Bardugo’s wintry fantasy-mystery set among Yale’s secret societies.

For a story of dark magic in which nothing is as it seems, try ‘Ninth House,’ Leigh Bardugo’s wintry fantasy-mystery set among Yale’s secret societies.

Anyone looking to be swept up in a story of dark magic in which nothing is as it seems should give ‘Ninth House’ a try.

Anyone looking to be swept up in a story of dark magic in which nothing is as it seems should give ‘Ninth House’ a try.

Creepy and thrilling, Ninth House deserves a place on your fall reading list.

Creepy and thrilling, Ninth House deserves a place on your fall reading list.

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