A Wizard of Earthsea
Originally published in 1968, Ursula K. Le Guinís A Wizard of Earthsea marks the first of the six now beloved Earthsea titles. Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk. In his hunger for power and knowledge, he tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tumultuous tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death's threshold to restore the balance.
This ebook includes a sample chapter of THE TOMBS OF ATUAN.
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Review: A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle #1)User Review - Emory Skwara - Goodreads
What impressed me of Le Guin was her strong command of prose and the English language. Most of the book is rather expository with little action or "showing", but she still was able to reel me into the ... Read full review
Review: A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle #1)User Review - Jac - Goodreads
I 've never read Le Guin before...She was well worth the wait! Great novella! On to the rest of her bibliography :) Read full review
1 Warriors in the Mist
2 The Shadow
3 The School for Wizards
4 The Loosing of the Shadow
5 The Dragon of Pendor
7 The Hawks Flight
10 The Open Sea