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Jonathan Auxier


Jonathan Auxier

Jonathan Auxier was raised in Canada and obtained his MFA in Dramatic Writing from Carnegie Mellon University. He lives outside Los Angeles with his wife, a lecturer in Victorian children’s literature. PETER NIMBLE AND HIS FANTASTIC EYES is his first novel.

Jonathan Auxier

Books by Jonathan Auxier

by Jonathan Auxier - Children's, Gothic, Mystery, Paranormal Mystery, Youth Fiction

This much-anticipated follow-up to Jonathan Auxier’s exceptional debut, Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes, is a Victorian ghost story with shades of Washington Irving and Henry James. More than just a spooky tale, it’s also a moral fable about human greed and the power of storytelling.
The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threatens their very lives. With Auxier’s exquisite command of language, The Night Gardener is a mesmerizing read and a classic in the making.

by Jonathan Auxier - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 10+

One fateful afternoon, Peter Nimble steals a box from a mysterious traveling haberdasher --- a box that contains three pairs of magical eyes. When he tries the first pair, he is instantly transported to a hidden island, where he is presented with a special quest: to travel to the dangerous Vanished Kingdom and rescue a people in need.