Upstream in Our Universe with Leigh Bardugo

Upstream purchases will also include a limited edition holiday print by Sara Kipin featuring the heroines of The Language of Thorns and signed by Leigh Bardugo!


Inspired by myth, fairy tale, and folklore, #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Bardugo has crafted a deliciously atmospheric collection of short stories filled with betrayals, revenge, sacrifice, and love. This volume contains six stories including three brand-new tales, lavishly illustrated with art that changes with each turn of the page.

About the illustrator:

Illustrator Sara Kipin is best known for her fantasy works portraying strong, self-empowered, feminine characters. Her style is inspired by early animation and romantic paintings. Sara is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art and currently lives in Burbank, California. She illustrated Leigh Bardugo's The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic.

Leigh Bardugo is a #1 New York Times-bestselling author of fantasy novels and the creator of the Grishaverse. With over one million copies sold, her Grishaverse spans the Shadow and Bone Trilogy, the Six of Crows Duology, and The Language of Thorns--with more to come. Her short stories can be found in multiple anthologies, including Some of the Best from and The Best American Science Fiction & Fantasy. Her other works include Wonder Woman: Warbringer and the forthcoming Ninth House. Leigh was born in Jerusalem, grew up in Los Angeles, graduated from Yale University, and has worked in advertising, journalism, and even makeup and special effects. These days, she lives and writes in Hollywood, where she can occasionally be heard singing with her band.

Upstream purchases will also include a print Illustrated by Sara Kipin and signed by Leigh Bardugo!

The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic Cover Image
By Leigh Bardugo, Sara Kipin (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250122520
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Imprint - September 26th, 2017

Don't miss Leigh Bardugo at Mysterious Galaxy on December 10th!

The last day to order The Language of Thorns for Upstream in Our Universe is December 8th!  Online orders being shipped out will ship after the in-store event on December 10th.

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