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King of Scars Duology

#1 New York Times bestselling “master of fantasy”* Leigh Bardugo returns to the Grishaverse with the King of Scars Duology.

As a diminished Grisha Army confronts new enemies, young King Nikolai Lantsov confronts the dark magic within him that threatens to consume his very soul. To vanquish his inner demons, he must undertake a journey across the realm to where the deepest magic survives—risking everything to save his country and himself.

Praise for the Grishaverse

“There’s a level of emotional and historical sophistication within Bardugo’s original epic fantasy that sets it apart.”—Vanity Fair

*Huffington Post

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    • King of Scars Duology (Volume 1)
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Leigh Bardugo

Leigh Bardugo is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of fantasy novels and the creator of the Grishaverse. With over 3 million copies sold worldwide, her Grishaverse spans the Shadow and Bone Trilogy, the Six of Crows Duology, The Language of Thorns, King of Scars—with more to come. Her other works include Wonder Woman: Warbringer and short stories that have appeared in The Best of and the Best American Science Fiction & Fantasy. She lives in Los Angeles.

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