| University of Otago|
University of Otago
| Juliet Marillier|
| 27 July 1948 (age 67)
Dunedin, New Zealand (1948-07-27) |
2008 Sir Julius Vogel Award
Aurealis Award for best fantasy novel
Goodreads Choice Awards Best Fantasy
Daughter of the Forest, Wildwood Dancing, Son of the Shadows, Child of the Prophecy, Heir to Sevenwaters
Robin McKinley, Kate Forsyth, Anne Bishop, Sharon Shinn, Jacqueline Carey
Juliet Marillier Wikipedia
Juliet Marillier (born 27 July 1948) is a New Zealand-born writer of fantasy, focusing predominantly on historical fantasy. She was educated at the University of Otago, where she graduated with a BA in languages and a Bachelor of Music (honours). Marillier taught music at the high school and university levels and has also served as a choral conductor and opera singer. In 2009 Marillier was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Marillier lives in the Swan Valley, Western Australia (2014).