Six of Crows: Book 1 - Six of Crows (Paperback)Leigh Bardugo (author)
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Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2017, this fantasy epic from the No. 1 New York Times bestselling author of the Grisha trilogy is gripping, sweeping and memorable - perfect for fans of George R. R. Martin, Laini Taylor and Kristin Cashore.
Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams - but he can't pull it off alone.
A convict with a thirst for revenge.
A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager.
A runaway with a privileged past.
A spy known as the Wraith.
A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums.
A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes.
Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist.
Kaz's crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction - if they don't kill each other first.
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Number of pages: 512
Weight: 413 g
Dimensions: 199 x 130 x 33 mm
'A full-throttle adventure... crackling dialogue and sumptuous description. Bardugo dives deep into this world... If you're not careful, it'll steal all your time.' - The New York Times
'Ocean's Eleven set in a Game of Thrones-esque world ... The result is a pacey read with electric prose and well-drawn characters.' - The Independent
'Cracking page-turner with a multi-ethnic band of misfits with differing sexual orientations who satisfyingly, believably jell into a famil.' - Kirkus
'Six of Crows is impossible to put down. Bardugo is a master at an ensemble cast, and it is a joy to see her wonderfully crafted characters come to life ... The fantastic plot is fast moving and full of twists and turns, but it is the fate of the characters that really draws the reader in. Bardugo has an incredible imagination and Six of Crows showcases her writing at its very best.' - Booktrust
'Fast, thrilling heist fantasy, boasting a brilliant new cast of characters.' - The Metro
'A twisty and elegantly crafted masterpiece that thrilled me from beginning to end.' - Holly Black
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