Sabriel (Old Kingdom #1)
|Series:||The Old Kingdom|
For many years Sabriel has lived outside the walls of the Old Kingdom, away from the random power of Free Magic, and away from the Dead who won't stay dead. But now her father, the Mage Abhorsen, is missing, and to find him Sabriel must cross back into that treacherous world - and face the power of her own extraordinary destiny.
Winner of Aurealis Award for Excellence in Fiction: Best Fantasy Novel 1995. Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards: Children's Book of the Year 2003 and Ditmar Award for Best Australian Long Fiction 1996.
'Sabriel is a winner, a fantasy that reads like realism. Here is a world with the same solidity and four-dimensional authority as our own, created with invention, clarity and intelligence.' - Philip Pullman
Garth Nix is the bestselling author of numerous books including the award-winning fantasy novels Sabriel, Lirael and Abhorsen and the Keys to the Kingdom series.