Juliet Marillier is the author of the Sevenwaters series and the Blackthorn & Grim novels. Her historical fantasy novels and short stories are published internationally and have won a number of awards. She was born in Dunedin, New Zealand, a town with strong Scottish roots. She graduated from the University of Otago with degrees in languages and music, and has had a varied career that includes teaching and performing music as well as working in government agencies. Juliet now lives in a hundred-year-old cottage near the river in Perth, Western Australia, where she writes full-time. She is a member of the druid order OBOD. Juliet shares her home with a small pack of waifs and strays.
Praise for Juliet Marillier and the Blackthorn & Grim Novels
"Marillier is a fine fantasy writer."--Anne McCaffrey, New York Times bestselling author of the Dragonriders of Pern series "An enchanting tale."--Jacqueline Carey, New York Times bestselling author of Poison Fruit "A rich tale that resonates of deepest myth peopled by well-drawn characters who must sort out their personal demons, while unraveling mysteries both brutally human and magical."--Kristen Britain, New York Times bestselling author of the Green Rider series "Utter perfection...Filled with irresistible characters and the kind of rich, evocative magic that will take your breath away."--The BiblioSanctum "[A] graceful and mesmerizing tribute to heroes anywhere and anywhen."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)