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The Old Kingdom, or Abhorsen in North America, is a fantasy series written by Australian author Garth Nix. It originated in 1995 with the novel Sabriel, and continued in the novels Lirael (2001) and Abhorsen (2003). Beyond this "main trilogy," the series has continued with the prequel novels Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen (2014) and Terciel & Elinor (2021), as well as the sequel novel Goldenhand (2016) and the novellas "Nicholas Sayre and The Creature in the Case" (2005) and "To Hold the Bridge" (2010).

In Australia, an omnibus edition comprising three novels and one novella was titled The Old Kingdom Chronicles. Omnibus editions in the U.S. have been titled The Abhorsen Trilogy (2003) and The Abhorsen Chronicles (2009).

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Featured Article ~ Sabriel (Book)

Sabriel is the first book of Garth Nix's Old Kingdom series, first published in 1995. It details the story of its eponymous heroine, Sabriel, a young woman who is heir to magical powers in the Old Kingdom. Sabriel must face various dangers to rescue her father, and ultimately, the kingdom from a powerful enemy.

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