Trudi Canavan

bestselling author of The Black Magician Trilogy

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The Vague Tour Post

At the moment I’m checking the editorial corrections on The Rogue, scouring it for errors and tweaking it to make it, as my art teacher used to say, ‘more betterer’, which is going to make for a very busy weekend-less couple of weeks. I don’t have time to write long and fascinating posts here and […]

50 Books You Can’t Put Down

When I was signing books at Aussiecon4, I noticed that one of the books had a little sticker on it with the above words on it. Turns out that The Magician’s Apprentice had been selected to be included in a government/Australia Council for the Arts initiative. I’ve only just managed to get hold of one […]

Cover of The Rogue

I was really excited to receive the cover proof for The Rogue in the mail recently: It’s a little different to The Ambassador’s Mission. Like many readers, I’m a bit fussy about covers matching, but I like this change – mainly because I occasionally mistake the cover of The Magician’s Apprentice for the The Ambassador’s […]

Armageddon a Photo for the Blog

Last week I worked through the first round of editorial changes for The Rogue, then on Saturday I rewarded myself by heading into Melbourne to check out Armageddon. We’ve not been to one of these events before, though we have friends who are regular attendees. It’s quite a spectacle, and with all the people in […]

Polish Editions of The Ambassador’s Mission

September was a month off from writing for me, but I wouldn’t call it a holiday. Aussiecon4 was a fun start to the month, then we had a few days with friends staying after the con. After that, things got busy and exhausting as our old falling apart kitchen was emptied, ripped out and a […]