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The Chronicles of Prydain Boxed Set

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Product details

  • Paperback: 244 pages
  • Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks; 1 edition (Sept. 27 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0805082743
  • ISBN-13: 978-0805082746
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2 x 19.7 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 503 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 16 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #5,286,385 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Review

"An exciting, highly imaginative, and sometimes profound fantasy of humor and heroism."
--The New York Times on The Castle of Llyr
 
"Once-in-a-lifetime reading that will assure Prydain a permanent place in geographies of fictional territories."
--Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review) on The Black Cauldron
 
"A very funny adventure tale ... The writing is sophisticated."
--Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books on The Book of Three
 
"The author ... leavens with high good humor the high fantasy."
--Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review) on The Book of Three
 
"A wise and wondrous tale."
--Booklist on The Black Cauldron
 
"Character and dialogue is handled humorously and dextrously, which sets this classic-in-the-making apart from other folklore-based fantasies."
--Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review) on The Castle of Llyr
 
"All of the color and adventure one expects in the land of fantasy."
--Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books on Taran Wanderer
 
"The book has the philosophical depth and overtones of great fantasy." --The Horn Book on The High King

About the Author

LLOYD ALEXANDER is the award-winning author of many books for young readers.He lives in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania.


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