Trudi Canavan

bestselling author of The Black Magician Trilogy

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Thief’s Magic Cover Reveal

I don’t envy the challenge my publishers have faced, coming up with the cover for Thief’s Magic. The new series needed a look that related to my previous covers yet also moved in a new direction. What they’ve come up with is brilliant: It connects many of the elements in the story, from the sentient […]

Australian & New Zealand Fantasy Writers

Earlier this year, in preparation for a panel at the Austalian National Convention I did a lot of searching around the internet and created a spreadsheet tracking the output of Australia and New Zealand’s published fantasy writers. Well, most of them. Since I did have a book to write, I kept to writers published by […]

Home!

I’m back from the Mini Tour, holiday and World Fantasy Con. We’re still getting over the jet lag, have a billion photos to sort, lots of email to tackle, bills to pay, lawn to mow, and don’t even mention the ‘C’ word. But hopefully I’ll get a blog post or two up in the next […]

Book Signing Etiquette Update

In preparation for my European Tour of ’11 I wrote a blog post on book signing etiquette that was very popular and hopefully useful, too. I’ve just updated it based on my experiences last time. Book Signing Etiquette In particular, I learned that there’s a lot of hauling bags on and off trains during these […]

Mini Tour: Poland, Germany, UK and WFC

As I’ve been tweeting, I’m going to be at World Fantasy Con in Brighton at the end of next month. It’ll be my first WFC and I’m looking forward to discovering what they are like. I couldn’t come all that way for a holiday and not take the opportunity to also meet a few fans, […]