Wayward Readers Society
Sabriel by Garth Nix
Tuesday • April 4 • 6:30pm
Mill Creek store
Join Wayward Readers Society for a discussion of the award-winning book that launched Garth Nix into fantasy genre stardom.
Since childhood, Sabriel has lived outside the walls of the magical Old Kingdom. Tucked away at a private school in Ancelstierrea more modern land where magic does not workshe spends her days studying, while her necromancer father, Terciel, uses his skills to put the Old Kingdom's dangerous undead to rest. But now Terciel is missing. When an unusual messenger arrives at her school with his sword and tools, it is up to Sabriel to cross the wall and find him. Accompanied by Mogget, a powerful, perhaps malevolent spirit hidden in a feline form, and Touchstone, a young Charter Mage, she will travel deep into the Old Kingdom and the domain of a treacherous new evil that resides there.
Garth Nix has worked as a bookseller, book sales representative, publicist, editor, marketing consultant and literary agent. He also spent five years as a part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve. A full-time writer since 2001, more than five million copies of his books have been sold around the world and his work has been translated into 40 languages. Garth's books have appeared on the bestseller lists of The New York Times, Publishers Weekly (US), The Bookseller (UK), The Australian and The Sunday Times (UK). He lives in Sydney, Australia, with his wife and two children.
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