Lian Tanner
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Lian Tanner

Lian Tanner is a children's author and playwright. She has worked as a teacher in Australia and Papua New Guinea, as well as a professional actor and a freelance journalist. 'Museum of Thieves', the first book in the middle-grade Keepers trilogy, won the 2010 Aurealis Award for Children's Fiction and is published in Australia, the USA and India. 'City of Lies', the second book in the trilogy, won the 2011 Aurealis Award for Children's Fiction. The books have been translated into German, Turkish, Chinese characters, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai, Brazilian Portuguese and Bulgarian. Lian lives by the beach in southern Tasmania with a small tabby cat.

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    • Sunker's Deep

    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Anne Marie Gideon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Sharkey was born on a fortunate tide, and everyone on the giant submersible Rampart knows it. He's a hero, a future admiral, beloved by the ancestors. The trouble is, it's all based on a lie....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Icebreaker

    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Gideon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Here 12-year-old Petrel is an outcast surviving in the shadows aboard the Oyster, a 300-year-old icebreaker....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book<br />

    • By zane mitchell on 09-19-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Museum of Thieves

    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Claudia Black
    • Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    Welcome to the tyrannical city of Jewel, where impatience is a sin and boldness is a crime....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • shared this book with my 8yr old we both loved it

    • By carly carter on 11-05-15

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Battlesong

    • The Icebreaker Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Gideon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Proud and defiant, Fetchers have always been hunted by the Devouts for preserving the old ways. So when devious Brother Poosk captures Papa, Gwin must rescue him....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Path of Beasts

    • The Keepers
    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Claudia Black
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    The city of Jewel is in peril once again, as it is held captive by the frightful Fugleman, his band of Blessed Guardians, and an army of merciless mercenaries....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Claudia Black is queen

    • By Pocki on 09-10-15

    Regular price: $23.80

    • City of Lies

    • By: Lian Tanner
    • Narrated by: Claudia Black
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Goldie Roth is a trained thief and a skilled liar. Along with her friend Toadspit, she's supposed to be one of the Keepers of the mysterious Museum of Dunt....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Great Listen

    • By Sweetgran on 10-29-11

    Regular price: $23.80

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