The Book of Three
Since The Book of Three was first published in 1964, young readers have been enthralled by the adventures of Taran the Assistant Pig-keeper and his quest to become a hero. Taran is joined by an engaging cast of characters that includes Eilonwy, the strong-willed and sharp-tongued princess; Fflewddur Fflam, the hyperbole-prone bard; the ever-faithful Gurgi; and the curmudgeonly Doli--all of whom become involved in an epic struggle between good and evil that shapes the fate of the legendary land of Prydain.
Released over a period of five years, Lloyd Alexander's beautifully written tales not only captured children's imaginations but also garnered the highest critical praise. The Black Cauldron was a Newbery Honor Book, and the final volume in the chronicles, The High King, crowned the series by winning the Newbery Medal for "the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children."
Henry Holt is proud to present this classic series to a new generation of young readers. Jackets have been handsomely redesigned while retaining the original art of Caldecott Medal-winning artist Evaline Ness. Each retypeset volume now includes a pronunciation guide prepared by Lloyd Alexander. A companion book of short stories, The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain, is also available in hardcover for the first time in twenty years.
In their more than thirty years in print, the Chronicles of Prydain have become the standard of excellence in fantasy literature for children.
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Reminded me of a less compelling The Dark Is Rising. I didn't find the characters particularly memorable (Taran is kind of a dull, hapless hero), and I never felt that they were in any actual peril. I might've enjoyed it more if I'd read it as a kid--still, I'm withholding ultimate judgment until I read more of the series.
Review: The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain #1)User Review - Goodreads
Enjoyable, even adorable in that younger sibling sort of way. It's the love-child of Tolkien's and TH White's imaginations, a mixture of Arthurian chivalry, gallantry, and demonic armies. Medwyn's ...
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The Book of Three is the first of Lloyd Alexander's five-part novel series The Chronicles of Prydain (first published 1964). Inspired by Welsh mythology, ...
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