Enter the world of the Grishaverse and Shadow and Bone, soon to be a Netflix original series!
Dive into the epic world of international bestselling author Leigh Bardugo with this beautifully illustrated replica of The Lives of Saints, the Istorii Sanktya, featuring tales of saints drawn from the beloved novels and beyond. Out of the pages of the Shadow and Bone trilogy, from the hands of Alina Starkov to yours, the Istorii Sanktya is a magical keepsake from the Grishaverse.
These tales include miracles and martyrdoms from familiar saints like Sankta Lizabeta of the Roses and Sankt Ilya in Chains, to the strange and obscure stories of Sankta Ursula, Sankta Maradi, and the Starless Saint.
This beautiful collection includes stunning full-color illustrations of each story.
An Imprint Book.
Read all the books in the Grishaverse!
The Shadow and Bone Trilogy
(previously published as The Grisha Trilogy)
Shadow and Bone
Siege and Storm
Ruin and Rising
The Six of Crows Duology
Six of Crows
The King of Scars Duology
King of Scars
The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic
The Severed Moon: A Year-Long Journal of Magic
Praise for the Grishaverse
A master of fantasy. The Huffington Post
Utterly, extremely bewitching. The Guardian
The best magic universe since Harry Potter. Bustle
This is what fantasy is for. The New York Times Book Review
[A] world that feels real enough to have its own passport stamp. NPR
The darker it gets for the good guys, the better. Entertainment Weekly
Sultry, sweeping and picturesque. . . . Impossible to put down. USA Today
Theres a level of emotional and historical sophistication within Bardugos original epic fantasy that sets it apart. Vanity Fair
Unlike anything Ive ever read. Veronica Roth, bestselling author of Divergent
Bardugo crafts a first-rate adventure, a poignant romance, and an intriguing mystery! Rick Riordan, bestselling author of the Percy Jackson series
About the Author
Leigh Bardugo is the New York Times-bestselling author of Ninth House and the creator of the Grishaverse (coming soon to Netflix) which spans the Shadow and Bone trilogy, the Six of Crows duology, the King of Scars duology, The Language of Thorns, and The Lives of Saints with more to come. Her short stories can be found in multiple anthologies, including Best American Science Fiction & Fantasy. Leigh grew up in Southern California and graduated from Yale University. These days she lives and writes in Los Angeles.
Daniel J. Zollinger is an award-winning illustrator and painter. Born in Glens Falls, New York, and raised in Schenectady, he later earned his degree in art from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Dan cut his teeth as a Madison Avenue storyboard artist before transitioning to editorial illustration. His list of publications include The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Esquire magazine. Zollinger has had several one-man and group shows as a painter, and currently focuses on book illustration and painting. He is the illustrator of The Lives of the Saints. He resides in Holly Springs, North Carolina, with his lovely wife, Karen.
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