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Garth Nix - Author

Garth Nix was born in 1963 and grew up in Canberra, Australia. After taking his degree in professional writing from the University of Canberra, he slowly sank into the morass of publishing industry, steadily devolving from sales rep through publicist, until in 1991 he became a senior editor witha major multinational publisher. After a period in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia in 1993, he left publishing to work as a marketing communications consultant. In 1999, he waas lured back to the publishing world to become a part-time literary agent. He now lives in Sydney, five-minute walk from Coogee Beach, with his wife, Anna, and lots of books.

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Frogkisser! A Magical Romp of a Fairytale
Garth Nix
Longlisted for the UKLA 2018 Book Award A brilliantly funny take on fairytales and quests for younger readers. Garth Nix said: “Frogkisser! is one of those novels that just bubble out of the imagination and demand to be written all...
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Format: Hardback | Released 28/02/2017
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Garth Nix
The long awaited prequel to the original ‘The Old Kingdom' trilogy will cause glee for fans, as it lays down a satisfying foundation for the stories yet to come...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/06/2015
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Reader ReviewedClariel
Garth Nix
The long awaited prequel to the original ‘The Old Kingdom' trilogy will cause glee for fans, as it lays down a satisfying foundation for the stories yet to come...
Lovereading Price: £11.99 - Saving £3.00 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/10/2014
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The Seventh Tower: The Fall
Garth Nix
A new thrilling Dark World fantasy adventure series. As one of the Chosen in the Castle of Seven Towers, Tal is a keeper of the magical sunstones. But he is swept into a new adventures when he is thrown off into...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/03/2008
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One Beastly Beast
Garth Nix
A funny, magical and colourful story collection for young children. Garth Nix's trademark frtile imagination and spellbounding storytelling is sure to capture a whole new generation of fans.
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers
Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 02/04/2007
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