By: Alexander, Lloyd

Price: ¥400.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The Newbery-winning fantasy series now available in gorgeous new paperback editions! Since The Book of Three was first published in 1964, young readers have bee n enthralled by the adventures of Taran the Assistant Pig-Keeper and his qu est to become a hero. Taran is joined by an engaging cast of characters tha t includes Eilonwy, the strong-willed and sharp-tongued princess; Fflewddur Fflam, the hyperbole-prone bard; the ever-faithful Gurgi; and the curmudge only Doli-all of whom have become involved in an epic struggle between good and evil that shapes the fate of the legendary land of Prydain. Released o ver a period of five years, Lloyd Alexander's beautifully written tales not only captured children's imaginations but also garnered the highest critic al praise. The Black Cauldron was a Newbery Honor Book, and the final volume in the ch ronicles, The High King, crowned the series by winning the Newbery Medal fo r "the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. " Henry Holt is proud to present this classic series in a new, redesigned pap erback format. The jackets feature stunning art by acclaimed fantasy artist David Wyatt, giving the books a fresh look for today's generation of young fantasy lovers. The companion book of short stories, The Foundling is also available in paperback at this time. In their more than thirty years in print, the Chronicles of Prydain have become the standard of excellence in fantasy literature for children.


Author Name: Alexander, Lloyd

Categories: Young Adults,

Publisher: Square Fish: 2007

ISBN Number: 0805080481

ISBN Number 13: 9780805080483

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000045239