Matt will be appearing at the Book Fair Australia Exhibition at Sydney Showground on 26-27 November. Hope to see you there!

Dane Thorburn has rescued Princess Vanessa from the City of Lost Souls, but all is not well. Four mysterious and mythical creatures are weaving trails of destruction and mayhem across the land, and it seems there is little anyone can do to stop them.

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Rewarded for thwarting evil Firelord Raegan’s plan to kill the King and seize power for himself, Dane has joined the elite ranks of Brindabeare’s Royal Knights.

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Sixteen year-old Dane Thorburn’s dream was to become a knight in the Brindabeare army. Little did he know as he entered knight training that the fate of the King and all Valentaland would soon rest in his hands.

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Matt Galanos

Matt Galanos is the author of a fantasy series about the adventures of Dane Thorburn and his friends, as they battle the growing forces of evil in the city of Brindabeare and across the whole of Valentaland. His latest installment in the series, Dane Thorburn and Nature's Revenge, was released in 2022.

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I thoroughly enjoyed immersing myself in the world of Brindabeare and am excitedly looking forward to forthcoming sequels! The plot is riveting and moves at a good pace with a delightful balance of action, fantasy, and steadfast friendship. I have already recommended this novel to numerous friends!'

Cassie - Posted on Booktopia.

I really enjoyed this book. A great read for all ages. One of those books you can’t leave down and you find yourself wanting more from each chapter. Highly recommended and looking forward to the sequel and reading more about the adventures of Dane Thorburn.'

Ciaran - Posted on Booktopia.

Impossible to put down as you follow the adventures of Dane Thorburn. Looking forward to the next instalment.'

James - Posted on Booktopia.

Swords, knights and adventure all rolled out into one. Recommended for all ages. A great read!'

Mark West - Posted on Amazon & Goodreads.

Matt Galanos sets us on the desperate search to save a princess in Dane Thorburn and the City of Lost Souls! After thwarting Firelord Raegan, Dane Thorburn is accepted into the Royal Knights. But when Princess Vanessa is kidnapped, Dane must prove his innocence and journey into the dangerous realm of the City of Lost Souls in order to save her. It was fun getting to explore the strange fantasy realm of Valentaland in this fast-paced tale. The schemes are dastardly and the characters entertaining in this magical romp through a fascinating fantasy world. If you’re looking for a fun more light-hearted fantasy adventure, come slash your way to saving a princess with The City of Lost Souls!'

Joshua Grant - Posted on Amazon & Goodreads.

The narrative is rich in strange and dangerous people and places. These places are full of magic, of descriptions that enchant you and terrify you. The dialogue has its well-defined place in this creation. The story takes us into a world where you don’t know if you have to walk with fear or with the courage of the knight who has to save the princess. Matt Galanos transports us into a world of unforgettable characters. If you let your imagination run wild, go through these realms of storytelling, you have the chance to understand a little of what wingless flight means.'

Mihai Brinas - Posted on Goodreads.

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