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Garth Nix was born in Melbourne, grew up in Canberra and lives in Sydney. He has worked as a part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve, a bookseller, book sales representative, publicist, editor, marketing consultant and literary agent. More than 3.5 million copies of his books have been sold around the world and his work has been translated into 29 languages. Garth’s books include the award-winning fantasy novels Sabriel, Lirael and Abhorsen and the young adult science fiction novel Shade’s Children. His fantasy novels for children include The Ragwitch; the six books of The Seventh Tower sequence, and The Keys To The Kingdom series that begins with the Children’s Book Council of Australia Honour Book Mister Monday. Garth’s books have appeared on the bestseller lists of The New York Times, Publishers Weekly (US), The Bookseller(UK), The Australian, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sunday Times (UK). He lives in a Sydney beach suburb with his wife and two children.

Biography taken from www.garthnix.com

The Old Kingdom Trilogy (also known as The Abhorsen Trilogy)-

The Keys to the Kingdom-
Mister Monday
Grim Tuesday
Drowned Wednesday
Sir Thursday
Lady Friday

Superior Saturday (2008)
Lord Sunday (2009)

The Seventh Tower-
The Fall
Above the Veil
Into Battle
The Violet Keystone

The Ragwitch

Shade's Children

Across the Wall: Tales of the Old Kingdom and Elsewhere

Very Clever Baby Books-
*Very Clever Baby's First Reader
*Very Clever Baby's Ben-Hur
*Very Clever Baby's First Christmas
*Very Clever Baby's Guide to the Greenhouse Effect

*Out of print

Chapter Books for Younger Readers-
Bill the Inventor
Black Bread the Pirate
Serena and the Sea Serpent

To be collected with new story The Princess and the Beastly Beast in
One Beastly Beast
(USA release is August 2007. It came out in the UK in April.)

"Holly and Iron" in Wizards: Magical Tales From the Masters of Modern Fantasy
"Bad Luck, Trouble, Death and Vampire Sex" in Eclipse (release date?)
"Beyond the Sea Gate of the Scholar-Pirates of Sarsköe" in Fast Ships/Black Sails (release date?)
"Infestation" in The Starry Rift (release date?)
"An Unwelcome Guest" in The Cinderella Game (2009)

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