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A Wizard of Earthsea

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 308,962 Ratings and 15,529 Reviews

Book Description
Often compared to Tolkien's Middle-earth or Lewis's Narnia, Ursula K. Le Guin's Earthsea is a stunning fantasy world that grabs quickly at our hearts, pulling us deeply into its imaginary realms. Four books (A Wizard of Earthsea, The Tombs of Atuan, The Farthest Shore, and Tehanu) tell the whole Earthsea cycle--a tale about a reckless, awkward boy named Sparrowhawk who becomes a wizard's apprentic... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingPaperback (61 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date12/01/1990
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About Ursula K. Le Guin (Author) : Ursula K. Le Guin is a published author and a narrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Ursula K. Le Guin include The Farthest Shore (The Earthsea Cycle, Book 3), The Tombs of At... more
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Reader Comments
4/13/2009 Constance Lombardo said: And all the Earthsea books. These are books I have to read every couple of years just to boost my spirits. LeGuin is absolutely one of the best.
tags: Inspired me

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12/23/2008 Ali B said: 140218
tags: ya, fantasy

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1/7/2008 Christy Evers said: Wow! How have I not read this book before now? Amazing! My "cannon" is starting to get full, but there's definately room for this one to remain on the list.
tags: Inspired me, I recommend, I read

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8/24/2007 peta jinnath andersen said: Simple, precise language--I really enjoy the style.
tags: fable, fantasy

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