Born in Canberra in 1986, Katie J. Taylor attended Radford College, where she wrote her first novel, The Land of Bad Fantasy. She studied for a Bachelor's Degree in Communications at the University of Canberra, and graduated in 2007 before going on to do a Graduate Certificate in Editing in 2008.
She is also the author of the Fallen Moon Trilogy: The Dark Griffin, Griffin's Flight, and Griffin's War, as well as the Risen Sun Trilogy: The Shadow's Heir, The Shadowed Throne, and The Shadow's Heart.
Praise for the Fallen Moon trilogy:
"An intricately plotted story that is full of imaginative characters."--Night Owl Reviews "A fabulous trilogy."--Alternative Worlds "Taylor is a talent to watch."--Publishers Weekly "A joy to read--rolling prose, tight action...and some twisty betrayals."--The Straits Times Blogs "A grim and complex story...Taylor's strong vision and firm hand make it compelling reading."--Herald Sun