Author(s): Phillip Mann
Pawl Paxwax is happy and in love. The war has ended, new wife Laurel is pregnant and his old friend Odin has returned to Pawl's side. But deep in Elliot's Pocket, the Emerald Lake is stirring...After the rise comes the fall as the universe is plunged into darkness once more, in the stunning conclusion to The Gardener series. This science fiction classic from Arthur C. Clarke shortlisted author Phillip Mann is back in print for a new generation to be swept away in the story of Pawl Paxwax, the Gardener.
Phillip Mann was born in Yorkshire in 1942. He studied English and Drama at Manchester University and later in California. He worked for the New China News Agency in Beijing for two years, but since 1969 has lived principally in New Zealand, where he held the position of Professor of drama at Victoria University, Wellington, until he retired in 1998. He also worked as a professional theatre director with a special interest in directing new plays, the classics and the works of Brecht.