Alyssa Brugman’s books have been short-listed for numerous literature and children’s choice awards in Australia and overseas, and have been translated into seven languages. A new novel, Solo, was released mid 2007. A fifth instalment in the Shelby pony series will be released in 2008. The Equen Queen is her first venture into fantasy writing.
Alyssa lives in the Hunter Valley with her partner and son and their horses, and is a full time writer. You can find more information at alyssabrugman.com.au