Leigh Bardugo

Unfortunately, Leigh Bardugo will be unable to attend the Sydney Writers' Festival. 

Leigh Bardugo is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of fantasy novels and the creator of the Grishaverse (coming soon to Netflix), which spans the Shadow and Bone trilogy, the Six of Crows duology, The Language of Thorns and King of Scars – with more to come. Her short stories can be found in multiple anthologies and her other works include Wonder Woman: Warbringer and Ninth House, which is being developed for television by Amazon Studios. Leigh was born in Jerusalem, grew up in Southern California and graduated from Yale University. These days she lives and writes in Los Angeles.