Garth Nix


#13 most followed

Garth hasn't connected with his friends on Goodreads, yet.


Garth Nix

Goodreads Author


Born
in Melbourne, Australia
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
August 2011


Garth Nix was born in 1963 in Melbourne, Australia, to the sound of the Salvation Army band outside playing 'Hail the Conquering Hero Comes' or possibly 'Roll Out the Barrel'. Garth left Melbourne at an early age for Canberra (the federal capital) and stayed there till he was nineteen, when he left to drive around the UK in a beat-up Austin with a boot full of books and a Silver-Reed typewriter.

Despite a wheel literally falling off the Austin, Garth survived to return to Australia and study at the University of Canberra. After finishing his degree in 1986 he worked in a bookshop, then as a book publicist, a publisher's sales representative, and editor. Along the way he was also a part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve, serving in
...more

GOLDENHAND eArc is a partial

If you have the e-ARC it's a partial, but unfortunately it wasn't labelled as such. I don't know how many chapters it included since I haven't seen it myself. The actual book has 40 chapters plus prologue and epilogue and doesn't end on any cliffhangers :-)

Also my apologies for my very rare visits here at Goodreads. I just don't have time to keep up with all social media, write books, spend time w Read more of this blog post »
46 likes ·   •  2 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on June 28, 2016 17:23
Average rating: 4.03 · 846,071 ratings · 42,821 reviews · 194 distinct worksSimilar authors
Sabriel (Abhorsen,  #1)

4.14 avg rating — 197,565 ratings — published 1995 — 28 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Abhorsen (Abhorsen, #3)

4.19 avg rating — 121,879 ratings — published 2003 — 79 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lirael (Abhorsen, #2)

4.24 avg rating — 115,544 ratings — published 2001 — 79 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mister Monday (The Keys to ...

3.79 avg rating — 35,866 ratings — published 2003 — 52 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Drowned Wednesday (The Keys...

3.87 avg rating — 25,406 ratings — published 2004 — 37 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Grim Tuesday (The Keys to t...

3.88 avg rating — 24,977 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sir Thursday (The Keys to t...

3.95 avg rating — 21,671 ratings — published 2006 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lady Friday (The Keys to th...

3.93 avg rating — 21,333 ratings — published 2007 — 34 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Clariel (Abhorsen, #4)

3.84 avg rating — 22,813 ratings — published 2014 — 26 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lord Sunday (The Keys to th...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 14,501 ratings — published 2010 — 36 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Garth Nix…
Sabriel Lirael Abhorsen Clariel Goldenhand
(5 books)
by
4.15 avg rating — 503,038 ratings

Sabriel Lirael Abhorsen Clariel Goldenhand Terciel and Elinor
(6 books)
by
4.16 avg rating — 499,543 ratings

Mister Monday Grim Tuesday Drowned Wednesday Sir Thursday Lady Friday Superior Saturday Lord Sunday
(7 books)
by
3.89 avg rating — 158,788 ratings

The Fall Castle Aenir Above the Veil Into Battle The Violet Keystone
(6 books)
by
3.92 avg rating — 41,841 ratings

The Fall Castle Into Battle The Violet Keystone
(12 books)
by
3.89 avg rating — 26,018 ratings

More series by Garth Nix…

Related News

As dedicated readers already know, some of the best and most innovative stories on the shelves come from the constantly evolving realm of...
81 likes · 21 comments

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events.

“Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker?”
Garth Nix, Sabriel

“Touchstone watched, suddenly conscious that he probably only had five seconds left to be alone with Sabriel, to say something, to say anything. Perhaps the last five seconds they ever would have alone together.
I am not afraid, he said to himself.
"I love you," he whispered. "I hope you don't mind.”
Garth Nix, Sabriel

“My parents are going to kill me!"
"That seems rather harsh...”
Garth Nix, Sir Thursday

Polls

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author




No comments have been added yet.