Museum of Thieves (Keepers #1)

Author(s): Lian Tanner

Young Adult Fiction

In the city of Jewel, impatience is a sin and boldness is a crime. Goldie Roth is impatient and bold. When she escapes the clutches of the Blessed Guardians to find haven at the Museum of Dunt, an unforgettable adventure begins that will unlock hidden mysteries, dark secrets and awaken dangerous enemies. The thrilling first book in The Keepers trilogy.


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'An exciting, genuinely transportive read.' The Age. 'The mystery, the suspense, the action, all in one book - it just makes me want to keep reading and reading! It never gets boring and you just have to know what happens next.' - Willis, 13. 'I loved it because it took me to a world of my own ... .An amazing, captivating novel.' - Ryan, 13. 'The way Lian Tanner uses her imagination is awesome.' - Paige, 13. 'Thrilling' Australian Women's Weekly.

Winner of Aurealis Award for Excellence in Fiction: Children's Long Fiction 2010. Shortlisted for Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year: Upper Primary Children 2012.

'An exciting, genuinely transportive read.' The Age. 'The mystery, the suspense, the action, all in one book - it just makes me want to keep reading and reading! It never gets boring and you just have to know what happens next.' - Willis, 13. 'I loved it because it took me to a world of my own ... .An amazing, captivating novel.' - Ryan, 13. 'The way Lian Tanner uses her imagination is awesome.' - Paige, 13. 'Thrilling' Australian Women's Weekly.

Lian Tanner is a children's author and playwright. She has worked as a teacher in Australia and Papua New Guinea, a tourist bus driver, a freelance journalist, a juggler, a community arts worker, an editor and a professional actor. It took her a while to realise that all of these jobs were really just preparation for being a writer. Nowadays she lives by the beach in southern Tasmania, with a small tabby cat and lots of friendly neighbourhood dogs. She has not yet mastered the art of Concealment by the Imitation of Nothingness, but she is quite good at Camouflage.

General Fields

  • : 9781742376561
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : November 2009
  • : 198mm X 128mm
  • : Australia
  • : July 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 341
  • : Lian Tanner
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : en
  • : A823.00