Elizabeth Kostova is the author of the international bestseller The Historian. She graduated from Yale and holds an MFA from the University of Michigan, where she won the Hopwood Award for the Novel-in-Progress.
"A compelling story....Fans of The Historian have been
waiting a long time for a new work from Kostova. They won't be
disappointed." --Denver Post
"Kostova knows how to craft a breathless ending." --Entertainment Weekly
"Kostova's eloquent prose possesses the power to both transport and inspire." --BookPage
"The many ardent admirers of The Historian will be happy to learn that The Swan Thieves offers plenty of the same pleasures." --Washington Post
"A must-read for lovers of historical fiction....The Swan Thieves shows the same meticulous historical research and scene-setting description that elevated The Historian from a vampire tale to a work of art." --Associated Press