Award-winning author of Rita’s Revenge, Ella and the Ocean and the Keepers trilogy.

'Lian Tanner is a master storyteller. She weaves complex, high action tales that are easy to read and always fast moving.’ Susan Whelan, Kids’ Book Review

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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Dragons of Hallow Bk 2

There are no witches, no dragons and no secrets in Quill, so how can Brim be trapped in the School for the Prevention of Witches with Rose, the Queen of Hallow?

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Aurealis Award

2 Jun

My big news is that Spellhound won the 2024 Aurealis Award for Best Australian Children’s Fiction (fantasy and sf)! This was wildly exciting because the Aurealis is one of the Continue reading

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