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.
I have read these books probably a dozen times now. Strong female protagonists, really compelling world that leaves you wanting more. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Allison N Hurd
15 years ago, when I was in 6th grade, my best friend pressed a weathered paperback copy of this book into my hands.
"Read it," she urged. Read more
This book is the epic conclusion to the beloved Old Kingdom trilogy that everyone waited for oh so eagerly, and no one was disappointed. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Erika Woodin
I first heard about this series wwaaaaaaaay back when I was in elementary school . . . I heard great things about it then, but for reasons I can't remember, I never ended up... Read morePublished 8 days ago by Michael Rapkievian
Love this series. Unfortunately, I couldn't find it in any bookstores in the last few years. So I used Amazon. The trilogy set is very nice. Read morePublished 14 days ago by happygolovely
First off, I want to say that I almost never re-read books, even the ones I love. There's just something about these, though; I've read them countless times while still enjoying... Read morePublished 14 days ago by Victor Morgan
Granddaughter loves this series of books, so glad to find it on Amazon.Published 17 days ago by retired guy
This is a series of books I bought when I was much younger, quite a few years ago. The cover art got my attention, and the story most definitely kept it. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Skye