Trudi Canavan published her first story in 1999 and it received an Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story. Her debut series, the Black Magician trilogy, made her an international success, and all three volumes of her Age of the Five trilogy were Sunday Times bestsellers. Trudi Canavan lives with her partner in Melbourne, Australia, and spends her time writing, painting and weaving.
It's easy to see why Trudi Canavan's novels so often make the bestseller lists. Her easy, flowing style makes for effortless reading . . . Delightful worldbuilding . . . Vivid and enjoyable - SFXA must for fans of Canavan's previous work and for fantasy fans in general - Press Association on ANGEL OF STORMSRielle's story entrances . . . leaving readers eager for the next two volumes - Publishers Weekly on THIEF'S MAGICThe world-building is tremendous. The magical system is sophisticated and fascinating - Striking KeysCanavan brings the two very different worlds to vivid life, writes believable characters caught in dilemmas and leads the story to a satisfying climax while leaving room for future development - Guardian