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5 8 y separately published work icon Giants of the Frost Kim Wilkins , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2006 Z1121009 2004 single work novel fantasy
— Appears in: Giants of the Frost 2006;
Victoria Scott, scientist and hardened sceptic, accepts a job at an isolated weather station in the Norwegian Sea. But there are shadows outside her cabin window, rumours about a hag that visits in nightmares, and disturbing sense of familiarity in the deep, haunted forest: almost as if she has a connection with the island and its past. (Libraries Australia record).
1 5 y separately published work icon The Autumn Castle Kim Wilkins , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2005 Z1023809 2003 single work novel fantasy

'The first of a suite of novels inspired by the ancient myths of Northern Europe. Berlin in autumn: Christine Starlight is living in an artist's colony in the crumbling urban shadows of the old east. Her lover Jude is a painter whose patience and beauty have eased her long battle with chronic pain, but Christine begins to be haunted by recollections of her childhood, of a little girl's disappearance and the flapping of a blackbird's wings. Then her life is rocked by the return of her childhood friend - a crimson-haired beauty who presides over a land where a witch lives in a well, a wolf is the queen's counsellor, and fate turns on the fall of an autumn leaf. As Christine grows addicted to Mayfridh's faery world, where mortals feel no pain, so Mayfridh grows addicted to Christine's, and falls deeply and dangerously in love with Jude. But while jealousies, betrayals and secrets begin to unpick the threads of their lives, they are unaware of the ghastly threat which stalks them: the cruel and brilliant billionaire Immanuel Z, who is hunting faery bones for a grand sculpture.'

Source: Publisher's website www.voyageronline.com.au (Sighted 21/4/10)

1 1 y separately published work icon Amanda.Bright@Home Danielle Crittenden , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2003 Z1050864 2003 single work novel humour
5 2 y separately published work icon The Battle of Evernight Cecilia Dart-Thornton , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2003 Z989517 2002 single work novel fantasy With vital fragments of her memory restored, Tahquil-Ashalind also regains the Langothe, a terrible longing for the world of the Faeran, for which there is no cure but to return there. She undertakes a journey to seek the Bitterbynde Gate, the only remaining way into that world. But when Tahquil's companions are ruthlessly abducted, she abandons this purpose in spite of the dreadful yearning, and sets out to try to rescue them, venturing into the land of Darke, and the blackness of Evernight. (Source: Libraries Australia)
1 y separately published work icon Derailed (International) assertion James Siegel , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2003 6908449 2003 single work novel
3 1 y separately published work icon The Lady of the Sorrows Cecilia Dart-Thornton , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2002 Z969567 2002 single work novel fantasy 'Though her memory remains clouded by sorcery, Imrhien must take vital news directly to the King-Emperor of Caermelor. She hopes that there she may also find Thorn, the fearless ranger who has won her heart...Since no commoner may approach the royal court, Imrhien must assume a new identity as Rohain, a noble visitor from the distant Sorrow Isles. Her disguise helps her discover that the King and his rangers have departed to battle the Unseelie hordes that have suddenly declared war against mortals. While she awaits the King's return, Rohain is trapped in her masquerade, facing a court where treachery and deceit are as deadly as any eldritch peril...Changes of fate occur, and for a brief while it seems Rohain's dream of happiness may be achieved. Yet her joy is short-lived. For attacks by nightmare monsters of the Wild Hunt, led by the Unseelie Lord Huon, grow ever more frequent and brutal. And when evil forces lay siege to the royal sanctuary on a hidden mystic island, Rohain must accept a horrifying fact: She is the real target of the monstrous attacks; she is the one whom Huon hunts. And she has no idea why...To protect those she loves, the Lady of the Sorrows must undertake a desperate quest to discover who she is and why an unhuman evil would destroy a world to find her. But the truth of Rohain's past will prove more incredible - and far more tragic - than any she could possibly have imagined.' (Source: LibrariesAustralia)
2 2 y separately published work icon The Way Between the Worlds Ian Irvine , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2002 Z552463 1999 single work novel fantasy

'There is a dark full moon one mid-winter's day. The fortelling has come to pass. Rulke the Charan is unstoppable now. Karan is held captive in desolate Carcharan tower. Rulke plans to use her to find the Way between the Worlds. On the mountainside below, the allies await their fate. Karan's lover, Llian, is in chains, falsely accused of betraying her to the enemy. As the dark moon rises, Rulke begins to open the Way. If he succeeds, the world will be overwhelmed by the dread armies of the void. There is only one solution. Karan must be the sacrifice!' Source: publisher's website (http://www.penguin.com.au/). Sighted 21/2/11.

2 y separately published work icon The Tower on the Rift Ian Irvine , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2002 Z396917 1998 single work novel fantasy 'War rages across Santhenar as the quest for the Mirror of Aachan continues. In desperation, Tensor, leader of the Aachims, flees with the Mirror into the wilderness, taking the chronicler Llian with him. Only Karan can locate them, but it will be a perilous journey: Tensor wants her dead'. Source: bookseller's website.
2 2 y separately published work icon Dark is the Moon Ian Irvine , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2002 Z251075 1999 single work novel fantasy
'Volume 3 of the acclaimed The View from the Mirror quartet continues the action begun in A Shadow on the Glass and The Tower on the Rift. Rulke the Great Betrayer is free at last to use the deadly construct he has spent a thousand years perfecting. To succeed he needs just one thing - Karan's unique sensitive talent. Karan and her lover Llian are lost in the Nightland, in an alien palace that is collapsing about them. Only Rulke can open the gate and send them home to Santhenar, but Karan is terrified he will corrupt Llian. Yggur and Mendark, sworn enemies, struggle to tame the power of the rift. They must seal the gate before Rulke brings forth his construct. If they fail, he will ravage the world. And if they succeed, Karan and Llian will be trapped in the Nightland for eternity'.
Source: publisher's website (www.penguin.com.au). Sighted 7/2/11.
5 8 y separately published work icon The Ill-Made Mute Cecilia Dart-Thornton , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2001 Z895389 2001 single work novel fantasy

'In a world where creatures of legend haunt countryside and forest, to be caught outside after dark means almost certain death, so the inhabitants of Isse Tower are amazed when a mute, starving foundling is discovered outside their gates. With no recollection of either its name or past, the child comes to realize that the only hope of happiness lies with a wise woman residing in distant Caermelor. But to get there, the newly named Imrhien must survive a wilderness of endless danger. Lost and pursued by unhuman wights, Imrhien is eventually saved by Thorn, a mysterious and handsome ranger, but unknown to them both a dark force has summoned the Unseelie, and malignant hordes amass in the night.'

Source: Fantastic Fiction website www.fantasticfiction.co.uk (Cited 15/4/10)

3 3 y separately published work icon A Shadow on the Glass Ian Irvine , New York (City) : Warner Books , 2001 Z509949 1998 single work novel fantasy 'An ancient war closed the Way between the Worlds, leaving the four human races of Aachim, Faellem, Charon, and Santhenar to inhabit a single realm. Thousands of years later, Llian the Chronicler discovers an ancient and dangerous secret, while a young woman gifted with magic embarks on a search for a powerful artifact'. Source: bookseller's website.
4 6 y separately published work icon A Mapmaker's Dream: The Meditations Of Fra Mauro, Cartographer To The Court Of Venice James Cowan , New York (City) : Warner Books , 1997 Z841849 1996 single work novel historical fiction
1 y separately published work icon The Notebook (International) assertion Nicholas Sparks , United States of America (USA) : Warner Books , 1996 7236295 1996 single work novel
2 y separately published work icon Inches William Marshall , New York (City) : Warner Books , 1995 Z1287488 1994 single work novel crime detective
35 49 y separately published work icon The Thorn Birds Colleen McCullough , London : Warner Books , 1993 Z95593 1977 single work novel

The Thorn Birds is the unforgettable story of the Clearys, spanning three generations; a sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback. (Source: Trove)

1 1 y separately published work icon Alice to Nowhere Evan Green , London : Warner Books , 1993 Z567776 1984 single work novel crime
1 3 y separately published work icon Stark Ben Elton , London : Warner Books , 1993 Z376980 1989 single work novel humour 'Deep in Western Australia where the Aboriginals used to milk the trees, a planet-sized plot is taking shape. Some green freaks pick up the scent: a pommie poseur; a brain-fried Vietnam vet; Aboriginals who have lost their land...not much against a conspiracy that controls society. But EcoAction isn't in society: it just lives in the same place, along with the cockroaches.' (Publication summary)
 
3 3 y separately published work icon Kalinda Evan Green , London : Warner Books , 1993 Z352463 1991 single work novel
2 4 y separately published work icon Adam's Empire Evan Green , London : Warner Books , 1993 Z341385 1986 single work novel

'Nine-year old Adam is orphaned when his father is buried during an Australian desert sandstorm. A childhood of roaming the outback with his father's drilling partner instills in him a fierce determination to have a place of his own. In this fast-paced, gripping saga, the reader follows the hard-working Adam and his mates, Jimmy, the practical Aboriginal, and Josef, the impetuous young German immigrant, from the opal mines to the desert. They feint with death in mine disasters, at the hands of Mailey, the revenge-seeking law officer, and in the ravages of flash floods.' (Source: Goodreads website)

1 y separately published work icon The Imperialists William Stuart Long , London : Warner Books , 1992 Z1318280 1990 single work novel historical fiction
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