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Catherynne M. Valente
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Matryoshka (Leningrad Diptych #2)

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"The Deathless companion novel is a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird set during the children's evacuation of Leningrad."
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Expected publication: October 12th 2017 by Corsair
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Laura
Aug 05, 2014 Laura marked it as to-read
I am bouncing in my chair in anticipation of Valente's new book. The sound escaping my mouth is not human.

Anyway, here's some more info on her upcoming book written by Catherynne herself:


"... a companion piece to Deathless, tentatively titled Matryoshka. This is not a sequel, but a side-by-side novel to complete what I’m calling the Leningrad Diptych. It is a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird set during the children’s evacuation of Leningrad. Some familiar faces will pop up, as in all Russian f
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Val
Nov 07, 2013 Val marked it as need-to-read
"The Deathless companion novel is a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird set during the children's evacuation of Leningrad."

Yes, please.
Chloe
Jul 03, 2015 Chloe marked it as to-read
I hope this is still a thing bc Deathless is my favorite book ever. Forreal.
Katie
Aug 30, 2014 Katie marked it as to-read
I FORGOT THIS WAS A THING
2015 needs to come. Now.
Miss Bookiverse
Nov 28, 2013 Miss Bookiverse marked it as to-read
A Deathless companion novel???
Fatma
HOW AM I JUST NOW FINDING OUT ABOUT THIS ????? A DEATHLESS COMPANION NOVEL ???? COUNT! ME! IN!
Sara
Mar 28, 2016 Sara marked it as to-read
"The Deathless companion novel is a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird set during the children's evacuation of Leningrad."

a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird
a retelling of Ivan and the Firebird
A RETELLING OF IVAN AND THE FIREBIRD

AH HAHA AH OH THAT WILL CERTAINLY NOT BE HEARTBREAKING

I WILL MOST DEFINITELY NOT BE SOBBING LIKE TWO PAGES INTO THIS IN A YEAR AND A HALF WHEN I HAVE IT IN MY HANDS

HA
HAHA
THIS IS ALL FINE
Sole
Oct 28, 2016 Sole marked it as to-read
Update Oct 2016: WHY is the date being pushed again? First it was 2015; then November 2016. Now it's been moved to almost a whole year later! :(
2017 can't come soon enough.

OMG! It has a date!!!!!!!!! How did I miss this?!
Anna the Annonymous Android
The time has come.Badass characters and even more badass prose. I was re-reading Deathless and moping that there was not a sequel. Then tada!!
chai
NOVEMBER i have to wait until NOVEMBER
Selenita
Feb 09, 2016 Selenita marked it as to-read
OMG, I need it!!!
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Zeynepnur Cavcar
May 02, 2015 Zeynepnur Cavcar marked it as to-read
COMPANION NOVEL FOR DEATHLESS
YESYESYESYESYESYES
THAT'S ALL I NEED
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Catherynne M. Valente was born on Cinco de Mayo, 1979 in Seattle, WA, but grew up in in the wheatgrass paradise of Northern California. She graduated from high school at age 15, going on to UC San Diego and Edinburgh University, receiving her B.A. in Classics with an emphasis in Ancient Greek Linguistics. She then drifted away from her M.A. program and into a long residence in the concrete and ...more
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