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Juliet Marillier

Biography

Juliet Marillier

Juliet Marillier (born 27 July 1948) is a New Zealand-born writer of fantasy, especially historical fantasy. She currently lives in Western Australia. While Marillier writes mostly for adults, her recent books have included CYBELE'S SECRET, a sequel to her novel for young adults WILDWOOD DANCING. CYBELE'S SECRET won a 2008 Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novel -Young Adult. Her latest release is SEER OF SEVENWATERS, the second companion novel to the Sevenwaters trilogy.

Juliet Marillier

Books by Juliet Marillier

by Juliet Marillier - Fantasy

Neryn has finally found the rebel group at Shadowfell, and now her task is to seek out the elusive Guardians, vital to her training as a Caller. These four powerful beings have been increasingly at odds with human kind, and Neryn must prove her worth to them. She desperately needs their help to use her gift without compromising herself or the cause of overthrowing the evil King Keldec.

by Juliet Marillier - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Sixteen-year-old Neryn is eager to hide her ability to communicate with the fairy-like Good Folk. She sets out for the legendary Shadowfell, a home and training ground for a group determined to overthrow the evil King Keldec. Homeless, unsure of who to trust, and trapped in an empire determined to crush her, Neryn must make it to Shadowfell not only to save herself, but to save her home.

by Juliet Marillier - Historical Fantasy

Paula and her merchant father embark on a trading voyage to Istanbul to purchase a most rare artifact --- a gift from the ancient goddess, Cybele, to her followers. But no sooner have they arrived when it becomes clear they may be playing at a dangerous game. A colleague and friend of Paula’s father is found murdered. There are rumors of Cybele’s cult reviving within the very walls of Istanbul. And most telling of all, signs have begun to appear to Paula, urging her to unlock Cybele’s secret. Meanwhile Paula struggles to determine who she can trust in Istanbul and finds herself drawn to two very different men. As time begins to run out, Paula realizes they may all be tied up in the destiny of Cybele’s Gift, and she must solve the puzzle before unknown but deadly enemies catch up to her.

by Juliet Marillier - Historical Fantasy

When Jena's father falls ill, she and her five sisters must welcome cousin Cezar into their home in Transylvanian woods. Though he's there to help the girls survive the brutal winter, Jena suspects he has darker motives in store. When Cezar's grip of power begins to tighten, at stake is everything Jena loves: her home, her family, and the Other Kingdom she has come to cherish. To save her world, Jena will be tested in ways she can't imagine--tests of trust, strength, and true love.