Leigh Bardugo

Leigh Bardugo

Leigh was born in Jerusalem, grew up in Los Angeles, graduated from Yale University, and has worked in advertising, journalism, and most recently makeup and special effects. These days, she lives and writes in Hollywood, where she can occasionally be heard singing with her band.

Leigh Bardugo is the #1 New York Times bestselling and USA Today bestselling author of Six of Crows (awarded starred reviews from Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, VOYA, SLJ, and the BCCB), the followup Crooked Kingdom, and the Grisha Trilogy: Shadow and Bone, Siege and Storm, and Ruin and Rising.

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