Synopses & Reviews
Lirael has never felt like a true daughter of the Clayr. Now, two years past the time when she should have received the Sight that is the Clayr's birthright, she feels alone, abandoned, unsure of who she is. Nevertheless, the fate of the Old Kingdom lies in her hands. With only her faithful companion, the Disreputable Dog, Lirael must undertake a desperate mission against the growing shadow of an ancient evil.
In this sequel to Sabriel, winner of the Aurealis Award for Excellence in Australian Science Fiction, New York Times bestselling author Garth Nix weaves a spellbinding tale of discovery, destiny, and danger.
Garth Nix draws readers deeper into the magical landscape of the Old Kingdom by weaving a tale of discovery, destiny and danger. We follow Lirael, whose true identity is unknown, as she undertakes a dangerous mission against an ancient evil which opposes her whole world.
Paperback publication of Nix's bestselling sequel to "Sabriel". The hardback went straight into the children's top ten on publication. Simultaneous publication with the latest hardback in the sequence, "Abhorsen".