Karen Foxlee

Karen Foxlee

Karen Foxlee spent most of her adult life working as a registered nurse while pursuing her secret dream of becoming a writer.

Her young adult novels The Anatomy of Wings and The Midnight Dress have been published internationally to much acclaim. Her books for younger readers include Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy and A Most Magical Girl, and Lenny's Book of Everything.

Karen lives and writes with her daughter, cats, chooks and fish in a small town in Northern Australia.


  • Best known titles

  • Lenny's Book of Everything
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