Author of the best-selling KEEPERS TRILOGY: winner of TWO Aurealis Awards
for Best Australian Children’s Fantasy, and translated into eleven languages.

Have you ever met a brizzlehound? Or a slaughterbird? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend the first twelve years of your life in chains? And what you would do when you finally broke free?

About Lian

Lian Tanner has been dynamited while scuba diving and arrested while busking. She once spent a week in the jungles of Papua New Guinea, hunting for a Japanese soldier left over from the Second World War. Nowadays she lives by the beach in southern Tasmania.

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Coming in July 2022

Rita's Revenge

'Jealousy, revenge, crime, adventure, duck poetry and laugh-out-loud comedy - Rita's Revenge has it all! I adore this book.' Katrina Nannestad, author of The Girl, the Dog, the Writer in Rome

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Rita’s Revenge is getting closer…

18 May

It’s only a month and a half until Rita hits the shops, and I’m starting to think about launches and book trailers. I’ve never actually made a book trailer before, Continue reading

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