Author: Leigh Bardugo

King of Scars Review: Not Really the “Nikolai Duology”…

King of Scars Review: Not Really the “Nikolai Duology”…

This review may contain some spoilers for the Grisha trilogy and the Six of Crows duology. For those of you wondering, I definitely think that you need to read the Grisha trilogy and the Six of Crows duology before reading King of Scars. There are lots and lots of mentions of things that happened in both of those series and it’s a steep learning curve […]

February 19, 2019 | 2 Comments
By Jenna
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The Language of Thorns Review: Dark Twists on Classic Fairytales

The Language of Thorns Review: Dark Twists on Classic Fairytales

Ever read a fairy tale and thought…that’s not really a lesson I want to teach my kids? Well here you have The Language of Thorns, one that modernises classic fairytales and adds in unexpected, darker twists that are real dangers today. From unexpected predators, to questionable morals, oppressive males and enemies hiding from within, all of these dangers […]

November 7, 2017 | 17 Comments
Giveaway & Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer

Giveaway & Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer

After watching and loving DC’s Wonder Woman in cinemas earlier this year, I was excited to find out that one of my favourite authors would be retelling her origin story. The only difference? Instead of Diana’s love interest landing on Themyscira, where she’s tempted into the “world of man”, it’s a young woman who appears instead. It […]

November 2, 2017 | 24 Comments
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo Review: An Impossible Heist with a Motley Crew

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo Review: An Impossible Heist with a Motley Crew

Set in the Grisha universe where magic and science mesh upon a rich fantasy world, Six of Crows is an impossible heist story that brings together a colourful cast of unlikely criminals. From nonstop action, to fantastic dialogue and characters, to a well constructed world, Six of Crows ticks all the boxes. Not being entirely familiar with the Grisha […]

January 14, 2016 | 63 Comments