Born on October 3rd, 1969 in Melbourne, Australia Trudi Canavan is a well known Australian fantasy author. She is best known for her best selling series The Black Magician and the Age of Five. After she decided to become a professional artist when she was younger, Trudi Canavan completed an Advanced Certificate at the Melbourne College of Decoration. Here she received an incredible award for Highest Aggregate Mark in Art Subjects.
Always having a fascination with writing since her early childhood Trudi’s writing career took off with the publication of her short story Whispers of the Mist Children. She has won many awards since that time such as the Aurealis Award, The Best Short Story Award and the Best Professional Artwork Award.
The Kyralia Series: The Black Magician Trilogy: Follow Sonea, a slum dwelling girl who discovers that she has natural magical powers which is only restricted to the upper class citizens. She must escape capture from the Magician’s Guild, gain control of her powers, learn magic and above else fit into her new role.
The Magician’s Guild
The High Lord
The Age of Five Trilogy: Auraya, a young priestess who after climbing to the top of the ladder of her world’s religious hierarchy, find out that the gods she was taught to worship are not the one she thought she knew.
The Priestess of the White
Last of the Wilds
Voice of Gods