Karen Foxlee

Karen Foxlee was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, in 1971. After training and working as a nurse for most of her adult life, she graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2005, in creative writing. Her first novel, The Anatomy of Wings, was originally published in 2008, by the University of Queensland Press, and has since been published in the U.S.A., the United Kingdom and Canada. She lives in Gympie, Australia.

Books by Karen Foxlee

Lenny's Book of Everything

Published: November 2018

Our mother had a dark heart feeling. Lenny's younger brother has a rare form of gigantism and while Lenny's fiercely protective, it isn't always easy being the sister of 'the giant'. A book about finding good in the bad that will break your heart while raising your spirits in the way that only a classic novel can.

Lenny's Book of Everything

Published: November 2018

Our mother had a dark heart feeling. Lenny's younger brother has a rare form of gigantism and while Lenny's fiercely protective, it isn't always easy being the sister of 'the giant'. A book about finding good in the bad that will break your heart while raising your spirits in the way that only a classic novel can.

A Most Magical Girl

Published: December 2017

Magical machines, wizards, witches, mysterious underworlds, a race against time - and two most magical girls.

A Most Magical Girl

Published: October 2016

Magical machines, wizards, witches, mysterious underworlds, a race against time - and two most magical girls

Ophelia and The Marvellous Boy

Published: February 2014

In which young Ophelia rescues a magical boy, battles the Snow Queen, and saves the world

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