The Bright and the Pale by Jessica Rubinkowski

The Bright and the Pale

A YA fantasy debut pitched as The Bear and the Nightingale meets Shadow and Bone. Inspired by Russian folklore, the novel follows orphan Valeria, one of the only survivors of a magical happening that trapped her entire mining town in a sheet of unbreakable ice. When her best friend is kidnapped, she leads a team of cutthroats and thieves on an expedition to the very mountain that claimed her family, where something sinister slumbers. Publication ...


Details The Bright and the Pale

TitleThe Bright and the Pale
Author
Release DateJan 1st, 2021
PublisherHarperTeen
LanguageEnglish
GenreFantasy, Young Adult
Rating

Reviews The Bright and the Pale

  • Becca
    2019-01-26
    My. God. THIS FUCKING BOOK. I’m reading an early version and holy. Shit. THE ENDING BROKE ME AND I SHALL NOT RECOVERRR My. God. THIS FUCKING BOOK. I’m reading an early version and holy. Shit. 😭😭😭 THE ENDING BROKE ME AND I SHALL NOT RECOVERRR
  • Prerna Pickett
    2019-02-07
    I had the pleasure of reading Jessica Rubinkowski's debut The Bright and the Pale and you guys are not ready for this chilling, fantastical debut. I read a lot of YA fantasy and the thing that really stood out to me was how well Rubinkowski blended so many elements so perfectly into one novel. From the unique mythology of the world, the heist aspect, some creepy/ horror moments, and a bit of romance thrown in there for good measure. I found my he...
  • rachelwrites007
    2019-08-29
    If you think this is just another Leigh Bardugo -like book, well lemme just say NOPE and.........the ending is so dang good. I NEED BOOK 2. Where is it, Jessica, and why isn't it in my inbox?? Okay, real review time:This novel, which is best read with a hot cup of tea/hot chocolate/coffee in the winter time curled up in a blanket, will appeal to fans of Leigh Bardugo, Katherine Arden, and Naomi Novik, but for teens. I loved the setting that Jessi...