Karen Wood

Karen Wood is the author of the five Diamond Spirit books. She has an Arts degree majoring in communications and a diploma in horticulture. She has syndicated a gardening column in several newspapers throughout Australia, has published feature articles in various magazines and has published photographs in bushwalking guides. She is married with two children, a few horses, some dogs, chooks and a very cute rabbit. She lives on a small acreage on the Central Coast, New South Wales, where she spends as much time as possible with kids and horses or at her laptop, dreaming up a new book.

Books by Karen Wood

Under the Flame Tree

Published: September 2015

From the author of Jumping Fences, Rain Dance and the bestselling Diamond Spirit series comes another hugely appealing country romance.

Princess of the Sands: Trickstars 6

Published: August 2015

The brilliant conclusion to this exciting series featuring trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Chasing Dreams: Trickstars 5

Published: August 2015

Book 5 in the action-packed series featuring trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Triple Magic: Trickstars 1

Published: July 2015

Book 1 in an exciting series featuring fantastic trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Summer Spell: Trickstars 2

Published: July 2015

Book 2 in an exciting series featuring fantastic trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Second Chance: Trickstars 3

Published: July 2015

Book 3 in an exciting series featuring fantastic trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Saving Destiny: Trickstars 4

Published: July 2015

Book 4 in an exciting series featuring fantastic trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Rain Dance

Published: September 2014

An addictive rural romance for teens from the author of Jumping Fences.

Jumping Fences

Published: January 2014

An addictive rural romance for teens from a born storyteller.

Brumby Mountain (Diamond Spirit 5)

Published: June 2012

In this fifth book in the warm-hearted Diamond Spirit series, Jess and Luke are out to foil the brumby runners who so callously trap wild mountain horses and leave them broken and traumatised.

Golden Stranger (Diamond Spirit 4)

Published: April 2012

In this fourth book in the warm-hearted Diamond Spirit series, Shara and her friends decide to protest against the wild horse race that has come to town.

Opal Dreaming (Diamond Spirit 3)

Published: March 2011

Finally the day has come when Jess can bring home her filly Opal. But after Opal almost drowns in a flooded river, she falls ill and won't get better. Has Diamond's spirit abandoned her?

Moonstone Promise (Diamond Spirit 2)

Published: February 2011

The second book in the adventurous Diamond Spirit trilogy. Jess's friend Luke goes bush with the brumbies to find out who he is and where he belongs.

Diamond Spirit (Diamond Spirit 1)

Published: January 2011

The first in a warm-hearted and adventurous trilogy about friendship, courage, a spirited girl and the love of horses. Jess is determined to rescue the filly of her dreams from a cruel owner, and in doing so restores a broken friendship.

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