Submit an Enquiry or Call Us +44 (0) 1482 384660
Image for A wizard of Earthsea

A wizard of Earthsea

By: Le Guin, Ursula

stars icon
Part of the A puffin book series
0141354917 / 9780141354910
Paperback
813.54
07/07/2016
101 in stock Need More ?
England
20 cm 279 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Children / Juvenile  Learn More
Reprint. Originally published: Berkeley: Parnassus, 1968.

The first book of Earthsea by Ursula Le Guin is a tale of wizards, dragons and terrifying shadows.

The island of Gont is a land famous for wizards. Of these, some say the greatest - and surely the greatest voyager - is the man called Sparrowhawk.

As a reckless, awkward boy, he discovered the great power that was in him - with terrifying consequences.

Tempted by pride to try spells beyond his means, Sparrowhawk lets loose an evil shadow-beast in his land.

Only he can destroy it, and the quest leads him to the farthest corner of Earthsea.

BIC:

5AK Interest age: from c 9 years, YFG Science fiction (Children's / Teenage), YFH Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

Our price£5.99
RRP £7.99
Save 25%
Other Formats