Jay Kristoff is the award-winning author of THE LOTUS WAR, THE ILLUMINAE FILES and THE NEVERNIGHT CHRONICLE. He is a winner of the Aurealis Award, nominee for the David Gemmell Morningstar and Legend awards, named in the Kirkus Best Teen Books list and published in a dozen countries, most of which he has never visited. Being the holder of an arts degree, he has no education to speak of. Jay is 6'7 and has approximately 13380 days to live. He abides in Melbourne with his secret agent kung-fu assassin wife, and the world's laziest Jack Russell. He does not believe in happy endings.
Praise for Nevernight:`A brain-churning, gore-splattered monster of a book'Daily Mail`With a delicate balance of the ancient and the magical, this tense and brutal tale is unflinching, thrilling and satisfying'Publishers Weekly`A sensuous, shades-of-moral-gray world; a compelling, passionate heroine; a high-stakes quest for revenge-this is a fantasy fans won't be able to put down' Kirkus`Joins lyrical high fantasy, Pratchett-like humour and unflinching descriptions of violence . . . something special' SciFi Now