Book Summary

    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.
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    Author

    Lloyd Alexander

    Year Published

    1964

    Categories

    1st in series, 8-12, adventure, Boys, classic, English, Girls, in corpus, made into movie, sci fi/fantasy, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780805080483

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    4

    # Ratings

    55072

    # of Words

Book Summary

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.
(summary from amazon.com)