The Black Cauldron (Chronicles of Prydain #2) - Lloyd Alexander7.16

In the imaginary Land of Prydain, where "evil is never distant," it has become imperative that the Black Cauldron, chief implement of the diabolical Arawn, be destroyed. In this cauldron Arawn has created his terrible army of deathless warriors from the stolen bodies of the slain. For each of those chosen to journey to Arawn's domain, the quest has a special meaning, and to Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper, the adventure becomes a glorious opportunity to wear his first sword and prove himself a man among men.

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Release date: 1965
Genres: fantasyhigh fantasy, young adult
Average rating: 7.16/10
Total ratings: 59
Updated: August 15, 2021

Chronicles of Prydain :: Series

Coll and His White Pig
The Truthful Harp
The Foundling and Other Tales from Prydain6.66
The Book of Three (Chronicles of Prydain #1)6.98
The Black Cauldron (Chronicles of Prydain #2)7.16
The Castle of Llyr (Chronicles of Prydain #3)7.08
Taran Wanderer (Chronicles of Prydain #4)6.90
The High King (Chronicles of Prydain #5)7.20