Garth Nix was born in 1963 in Melbourne, Australia. A full-time writer since 2001, he has worked as a literary agent, marketing consultant, book editor, book publicist, book sales representative, bookseller, and part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve. Garth's books include the award-winning fantasy novels Sabriel, Lirael, and Abhorsen and the cult favorite teen science fiction novel Shade's Children. His fantasy novels for younger readers include The Ragwitch, the six books of the Seventh Tower sequence, the Keys to the Kingdom series, and A Confusion of Princes. His books have appeared on the bestseller lists of the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, the Guardian, and the Australian, and his work has been translated into forty languages. He lives in Sydney, Australia, with his wife and two children.
This book is recommended for anyone who enjoys high fantasy. Hopefully Nix continues the tale of the Abhorsen bloodline. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Abigail King
I revisit this trilogy every couple of years. It never loses its power to capture my imagination. I would recommend it to anyonePublished 5 days ago by EvangelineB
Its a good book but not the works of art that the first 3 Old Kingdoms where.Published 5 days ago by Eli
This is my favorite of the trilogy. It ties up the stories very well and we get to see all of the characters work together. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Amazon Customer
This novel follows the second in the series (Lireal) & it is a wonderful, exciting read. If these books were rivers, Sabriel started with a few Rapids and grew and grew until the... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Amazon Customer
Great conclusion to a very engaging trilogy! Sometimes the last of three can let up and be disappointing. This may have been the best of the 3Published 9 days ago by Todd Krier
Abhorsen smashed it for me, I just loved it. Garth Nix does a wonderful job building tension, and plot rather than getting side tracked by the somewhat wooden romance that we saw... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Kyrosmagica, M J Mallon