Paul Collins

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Paul Collins has written many books, mostly for younger readers. He is best known for his fantasy and science fiction titles: The Jelindel Chronicles (Dragonlinks, Dragonfang, Dragonsight and Wardragon), and The Quentaris Chronicles ─ co-edited with Michael Pryor ─ (Swords of Quentaris, Slaves of Quentaris, Dragonlords of Quentaris, Princess of Shadows, The Forgotten Prince, Vampires of Quentaris and The Spell of Undoing). His trade books published in America are The Earthborn, The Skyborn and The Hiveborn.

Paul has edited many anthologies which include Trust Me!, Metaworlds and Australia’s first fantasy anthology, Dream Weavers. He also edited The MUP Encyclopaedia of Australian SF&F.

Paul has been short-listed for many awards and has wo
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Dragonlinks (The Jelindel C...

3.71 avg rating — 333 ratings — published 2002 — 3 editions
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Dragonfang (The Jelindel Ch...

3.87 avg rating — 174 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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Dragonsight (The Jelindel C...

3.78 avg rating — 147 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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Wardragon (The Jelindel Chr...

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Swords of Quentaris

3.50 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2004 — 8 editions
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The Earthborn (The Earthbor...

3.57 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2003 — 4 editions
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Slaves of Quentaris

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Dragonlords of Quentaris

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Mole Hunt (The Maximus Blac...

4.06 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Slaves of Quentaris Swords of Quentaris Dragonlords of Quentaris Princess of Shadows The Forgotten Prince Vampires of Quentaris
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Mole Hunt Dyson's Drop The Only Game in the Galaxy
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“Curb your fretting, tadpole, or the frog of your future will fail to croak.'
-Thaddeus”
Paul Collins, Dragonsight

“Captain, sir,' called Coster from the rear of the shed. 'Cleared to shit.'
'Proceed,' Fa'ared called back.
The Preceptor glared at Coster. 'Can you not wait?”
Paul Collins, Dragonfang

“A future owned by yellow journalism was not one most reporters wished to contemplate. Some libraries had already barred the "World" and the "Journal" from their precincts, with one Brooklyn librarian sniffing that they attracted 'an undesirable class of readers.”
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