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The Resource Taran wanderer, Lloyd Alexander

Taran wanderer, Lloyd Alexander

Label
Taran wanderer
Title
Taran wanderer
Statement of responsibility
Lloyd Alexander
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Taran is an Assistant Pig-Keeper no longer he has become a hero. Now he dreams of winning the hand of Princess Eilonwy, but how can someone who has spent his whole life caring for a pig hope to marry royalty? Eager to learn his origins and hoping to discover noble roots, Taran sets off with the faithful Gurgi. The journey takes the companions to the three witches in the Marshes of Morva and through the many realms of Prydain. At last they reach the mystical Mirror of Llunet, which reveals a person's true identity. Yet Taran may not be ready to face the truth
  • In the fourth book in Lloyd Alexander's The Chronicles of Prydain, Taran must go on yet another journey to find out who he really is. Taran is an Assistant Pig-Keeper no longer he has become a hero. Now he dreams of winning the hand of Princess Eilonwy, but how can someone who has spent his whole life caring for a pig hope to marry royalty? Eager to learn his origins and hoping to discover noble roots, Taran sets off with the faithful Gurgi
Member of
Summary
Tells of the adventures that befell Taran when he went in search of his birthright and the truth about himself
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085187
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Lloyd
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
6.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chronicles of Prydian
Series volume
book 4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taran
  • Taran
  • Prydain (Imaginary place)
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Good and evil
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Adventure stories
  • Adventure stories
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Good and evil
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Prydain (Imaginary place)
  • Quests (Expeditions)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Taran wanderer, Lloyd Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in the United States by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in 1967. Revised Henry Holt edition, 1999"--Title page verso
  • Introduction to the 50th Anniversary edition written by Holly Black
  • Includes first chapter of The high king, a short story, The Truthful Harp, and other bonus materials
  • Includes bonus material
  • Originally published in 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn964922898
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th anniversary edition
Extent
xiii, 218 pages
Isbn
9781627794312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, map
System control number
(OCoLC)964922898
Label
Taran wanderer, Lloyd Alexander
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in the United States by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in 1967. Revised Henry Holt edition, 1999"--Title page verso
  • Introduction to the 50th Anniversary edition written by Holly Black
  • Includes first chapter of The high king, a short story, The Truthful Harp, and other bonus materials
  • Includes bonus material
  • Originally published in 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn964922898
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th anniversary edition
Extent
xiii, 218 pages
Isbn
9781627794312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, map
System control number
(OCoLC)964922898

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