Eileen Mueller


Eileen Mueller lives in a cave on the side of a hill in New Zealand with four dragonets and a shape-shifter. Awarded a 2016 Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Youth Novel with Dragons Realm – A You Say Which Way Adventure, and a 2017 Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best New Talent, she writes for children and young adults.
She was placed first in SpecFicNZ’s Going Global and first equal in NZSA NorthWrite Collaboration literary contests in 2013. Eileen co-edited The Best of Twisty Christmas Tales and was a sub-editor on the Sir Julius Vogel Best Collected Work, Lost in the Museum. Her other books are: children’s novels, Mystic Portal and Attack on Dragons Realm; a children’s anthology Dragon Tales; and a joke book, Fangtastic Dragon Jokes.
Eileen has free books at her website.
A New Zealander of the Year Local Hero and marketing consultant, Eileen managed Wellington’s 2014 & 2015 Storylines children’s literary festivals–having fun with authors, illustrators and thousands of kids.

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Primary medium



YA fantasy, science fiction, horror, children's fiction, non-fiction, short stories


Other interesting skills and knowledge

Marketing, events management, public relations, singing, press releases.


Wellington, New Zealand

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