Books Garth Nix Books by Garth Nix Garth Nix has written books about: Young Adult Fiction Children's Books Science Fiction & Fantasy Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Garth Nix Author Interviews Back Across The Wall: Questions For Garth Nix October 18, 2014 Author Garth Nix returns to the world of the Old Kingdom with Clariel, the story of a young woman of great magical power who, denied the freedom to live as she wants, chooses a dangerous path. Book Reviews A Hero's Journey Turns Dark In 'Clariel' October 14, 2014 The long-awaited new novel in Garth Nix's Old Kingdom series goes back in time to follow a powerful young woman on a difficult path. Fans will get a chill when Clariel's final destiny is revealed. Summer Books 2012 Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels August 7, 2012 More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience. Summer Reading: Kids Excerpt: 'Sabriel' June 8, 2005 A teenager who confronts evil to find her missing father in the first novel of this trilogy for young adults, recommended by librarian Nancy Pearl on Morning Edition.