VJ Books Presents Author Matthew Reilly!
Matthew Reilly was born in Syndey, Australia in 1974. He grew up in Willoughby and graduated from the University of New South Wales with a degree in law.
Reilly wrote his first novel, Contest (1996) at the age of 19, after being rejected by the major publishers in Australia, he eventually decided to self-publish it and sold it to individual booksellers in Sydney. After falling into the hands of an editor at Pan Macmillan, book led to his being signed for two new books, which would form the beginning the Shane Schofield series. Today, Reilly's books are international bestsellers, having sold over 7 million copies.
Reilly's non-literary career includes having served on the Australian government's Public Lending Right and Educational Lending Right Committee from 2007 through 2011. He also often speaks at libraries in Australia and around the world. He currently lives in Los Angeles.
Matthew Reilly Bibliography
Ice Station - 1998Area 7 - 2001Scarecrow - 2003Hell Island - 2005Scarecrow and the Army of Thieves - 2012 (US title: Scarecrow Returns)
Jack West Jr Series
- Seven Ancient Wonders - 2005 (US title: 7 Deadly Wonders)
- The Six Sacred Stones - 2007
- The Five Greatest Warriors - 2009
- The Four Legendary Kingdoms - 2016 (UK); May 2017 (US)
- The Three Secret Cities - November 2018 (UK); December 2018 (US)
Troll Mountain Series (Ebooks)
- Troll Mountain: Episode I - 2014
- Troll Mountain: Episode II - 2014
- Troll Mountain: Episode III - 2014
- Troll Mountain: Omnibus Edition - 2014
- Contest - 1996
- Temple - 1999)
- Hover Car Racer - 2004 (Published as three mini-books in the US: Crash Course (2005), Full Throttle (2006), Photo Finish (2007))
- Roger Ascham and the King's Lost Girl - 2013 (epub)
- The Tournament - 2013
- Troll Mountain - 2014
- The Great Zoo of China - 2015
- The Tournament - 2015
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