Authors: Ian Irvine
Tags: #General, #Fiction, #Fantasy, #Science Fiction & Fantasy
was born in Bathurst in 1950, and educated at Chevalier College and the University of Sydney, where he took a BSc (Hons) in geology and a PhD in marine science.
After working as an environmental project manager, Ian set up his own consulting firm in 1986, carrying out studies for clients in Australia and overseas. He has worked in many countries in the Asia-Pacific region. An expert in marine pollution, Ian has developed some of Australia’s national guidelines for the protection of the oceanic environment.
Ian Irvine lives with his family in the mountains of northern New South Wales. His previous fantasy quartet,
The View from the Mirror
, has also been published in the United States and the United Kingdom, and in translation. He is currently working on the second and third volumes of
The Well of Echoes Trilogy
Other books by Ian Irvine
The Lost Albatross
IEW FROM THE
A Shadow on the Glass
The Tower on the Rift
Dark is the Moon
The Way between the Worlds
Volume One of T
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First published by Penguin Books Australia, 2001
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Thanks to Eric, Simon and Angus for their comments on the manuscript, to my agent Selwa Anthony, to Cathy Larsen, Janet Raunjak, Laura Harris and all the lovely sales and marketing people at Penguin Books, and to my tireless editor, Kay Ronai.
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