WorldCat Identities

Nix, Garth

Works: 867 works in 2,716 publications in 18 languages and 74,795 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Romance fiction  Science fiction  Bildungsromans  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.N647, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Garth Nix
Sabriel by Garth Nix( Book )

116 editions published between 1995 and 2020 in 16 languages and held by 3,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabriel, daughter of the necromancer Abhorsen, must journey into the mysterious and magical Old Kingdom to rescue her father from the Land of the Dead
Abhorsen by Garth Nix( Book )

92 editions published between 2003 and 2020 in 10 languages and held by 3,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhorsen-In-Waiting Lirael and Prince Sameth, a Wallmaker, must confront and bind the evil spirit Oranis before it can destroy all life
Lirael, daughter of the Clayr by Garth Nix( Book )

61 editions published between 1705 and 2020 in English and Spanish and held by 3,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a dangerous necromancer threatens to unleash a long-buried evil, Lirael and Prince Sameth are drawn into a battle to save the Old Kingdom and reveal their true destinies
Mister Monday by Garth Nix( Book )

54 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Penhaligon is supposed to die at a young age, but is saved by a key that is shaped like the minute hand of a clock. The key causes bizarre creatures to come from another realm, bringing with them a plague. A man named Mister Monday will stop at nothing to get the key back. Arthur goes to a mysterious house that only he can see, so that he can learn the truth about himself and the key
Grim Tuesday by Garth Nix( Book )

38 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and Russian and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventh-grader Arthur Penhaligon returns to the parallel universe known as the House to fight his latest enemy, Grim Tuesday, whose greed threatens to destroy both the House and the Earth
Drowned Wednesday by Garth Nix( Book )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and held by 2,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is after Arthur Penhaligon including strange pirates, shadowy creatures, and Drowned Wednesday, whose gluttony threatens both her world and Arthur's
Blood ties by Garth Nix( Book )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Conquerors try to destroy Erdas, Meilin -- fed up with waiting and ready to fight -- sets off into enemy territory with her spirit animal, a panda named Jhi. Her friends Conor and Abeke aren't far behind ... but they're not the only ones
Sir Thursday by Garth Nix( Book )

38 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in English and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Arthur is drafted into the Glorious Army of the Architect by Sir Thursday, he must survive basic training, avoid getting posted to the Front, and figure out how to free Part Four of the Will, while Leaf tries to banish Arthur's doppleganger on Earth
Lady Friday by Garth Nix( Book )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2019 in English and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Arthur Penhaligon must weigh an offer from Lady Friday that is either a cunning trap for the Rightful Heir or a golden opportunity that he must seize
Superior Saturday by Garth Nix( Book )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even as he grows stronger and closer to discovering the secret of his identity, Arthur must face further dangers and conflicts as he struggles to attain the Sixth Key from the powerful Saturday
Frogkisser! by Garth Nix( Book )

20 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Anya has a big problem: Duke Rikard, her step-stepfather is an evil wizard who wants to rule the kingdom and has a habit of changing people into frogs, and her older sister Morven, the heir, is a wimp--so with the help of the librarian Gotfried (who turns into an owl when he is upset), and the Royal Dogs, she must find away to defeat Rikard, save her sister, and maybe even turn Prince Denholm back into a human being
A confusion of princes by Garth Nix( Book )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2021 in English and German and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Battling aliens, space pirates, and competitors, Prince Khemri meets a young woman, named Raine, and learns more than he expected about the hidden workings of a vast, intergalactic Empire, and about himself"--
Lord Sunday by Garth Nix( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Arthur Penhaligon seeks to find the seventh key, complete his quest to save the Kingdom to which he is heir, and learn his true identity, he discovers that he has a greater purpose than he could have imagined
Troubletwisters by Garth Nix( Book )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their house mysteriously explodes and they are sent to live with an unknown relative named Grandma X, twelve-year-old twins Jaide and Jack Shield learn that they are troubletwisters, young Wardens just coming into their powers, who must protect humanity from The Evil trying to break into Earth's dimension
The fall by Garth Nix( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tal has led a sheltered life in a mysterious castle of seven towers, but all that changes when danger strikes
Goldenhand : an Old Kingdom novel by GARTH NIX( Book )

28 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lirael is no longer a shy Second Assistant Librarian. She is the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, with dead creatures to battle and Free Magic entities to bind. She's also a Remembrancer, wielder of the Dark Mirror. Lirael lost one of her hands in the binding of Orannis, but now she has a new hand, one of gilded steel and Charter Magic. When Lirael finds Nicholas Sayre lying unconscious after being attacked by a hideous Free Magic creature, she uses her powers to save him. But Nicholas is deeply tainted with Free Magic. Fearing it will escape the Charter mark that seals it within his flesh and bone, Lirael seeks help for Nick at her childhood home, the Clayr's Glacier. Even as Lirael and Nick return to the Clayr, a young woman from the distant north braves the elements and many enemies in a desperate attempt to bring a message to Lirael from her long-dead mother, Arielle. Ferin brings a dire warning about the Witch With No Face. But who is the Witch, and what is she planning? Once more a great danger threatens the Old Kingdom, and it must be forestalled not only in the living world, but also in the cold, remorseless river of Death
Angel mage by Garth Nix( Book )

18 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liliath is one of the greatest practitioners of angelic magic to have ever lived, summoning angels and forcing them to do her bidding. More than a century has passed since she crept into the empty sarcophagus of Saint Marguerite, fleeing the Fall of Ystara. She emerges from her magical sleep still beautiful, looking no more than nineteen, and determined to be united with her lover, Palleniel, the archangel of Ystara. Most of the inhabitants of Ystara died from the Ash Blood plague or were transformed into beastlings, and Liliath cares nothing for the descendants of her people save how they can serve her. It is four young Sarancians who are the key to her quest -- pawns in a scheme to fulfill her destiny and be united with the love of her life. -- adapted from jacket
To hold the bridge by Garth Nix( Book )

19 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories, one set in the same world as Shade's Children, and another story set in the world of A Confusion of Princes
The monster by Garth Nix( Book )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaide and Jack Shield learn that they're troubletwisters, with powers they must use to stop the Evil from taking over our world. Before, they'd defeated the Evil through luck and intuition. Now though, Jaide and Jack will have to learn how to use their powers, and how to keep on their toes when evil forces return
Newt's emerald by Garth Nix( Book )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Newington Emerald is stolen at the height of a conjured storm, eighteen-year-old Lady Truthful Newington goes to London, disguised as a man, to search for the magical heirloom of her house, and is soon caught up in a dangerous adventure where she must risk her life, her reputation, and her heart
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Alternative Names
Garth Nix

Garth Nix australiensk författare

Garth Nix Australisch schrijver

Garth Nix australischer Autor

Garth Nix australsk skribent

Garth Nix australský spisovatel

Garth Nix scrittore australiano

Nix, Garth R. 1963-

Nix, Garth Richard 1963-

Гарт Никс

Никс, Гарт

Ґарт Нікс

מןסת שראיץ

جارث نيكس

غارث نيكس

قارت نیکس

گارت نیکس نویسنده استرالیایی

การ์ธ นิกซ์

닉스, 가스 1963-


ニクス, ガース

ニクス, ガース 1963-