The Book of Three (Chronicles of Prydain #1) - Lloyd Alexander 6.98   64

Taran, The Assistant Pig-Keeper, longs to be a hero.

He begins his journey with a strange assortment of companions on a dangerous mission to save his beloved land, Prydain. Packed with action, humor, romance, and gallantry, Taran's adventures chronicle his beloved Prydain and his battle with the forces of evil.


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Release date 1964
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Chronicles of Prydain :: Series

Series contains 5 primary works and has 8 total works.

The Book of Three (Chronicles of Prydain #1) 6.98   64
The Black Cauldron (Chronicles of Prydain #2) 7.16   59
The Castle of Llyr (Chronicles of Prydain #3) 7.08   56
Taran Wanderer (Chronicles of Prydain #4) 6.90   54
The High King (Chronicles of Prydain #5) 7.20   51
Coll and His White Pig N/A
The Truthful Harp N/A
The Foundling and Other Tales from Prydain 6.66   3

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The Book of Three is the first book of The Chronicles of Prydain. I love this charming little book. This book was written for children and young adults, but it's suitable for adults too. I think that everybody should read this timeless classic, because it's a good book.

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