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 in her Age of the Five trilogy were Sunday Times bestsellers in the UK. Trudi Canavan lives with her partner in Melbourne, Australia, and spends her time writing, painting and weaving.
"A suspenseful masterpiece....This page-turner has twists in nearly every chapter, leaving readers on the edge of their seats. The shocking ending will have fans desperate for the sequel."--RT Book Reviews on Angel of Storms "Her [Canavan's] magical world is brilliantly conceived."--RT Book Reviews on The Magician's Apprentice "This captivating tale has already been hailed by critics as a 'must for lovers of good fantasy."--Marie Claire (Australia) on The Magicians' Guild "Will hook readers immediately and they won't be able to put this thrill-ride of a book down."--RT Book Reviews on Thief's Magic "The darling of the fantasy fiction scene returns with a magical new trilogy to delight loyal readers and newcomers alike....Canavan cleverly keeps you guessing...definitely an inviting introduction to the series."--SciFi Now on Thief's Magic "Rielle's story entrances... leaving readers eager for the next two volumes."--Publishers Weekly on Thief's Magic "Delightful... a vivid and enjoyable experience."--SFX Magazine on Thief's Magic