A String in the Harp
In an ideal blend of absorbing fantasy and realistic fiction, A String in the Harp tells the story of 12-year-old Pete Morgan who, on a visit to Wales, finds a harp key that shows him scenes from the life of the ancient bard Taliesin. Set in both present-day and ancient Wales, this Newbery Honor title has become a contemporary classic.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - themulhern - LibraryThing
This won a Newbery award in the '70s, but it is not a book for the ages. You could make a pretty rowdy drinking game out of this book, if you drank whenever David, the father, known by his first name ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - satyridae - LibraryThing
I loved this book and found myself bitterly regretting not having read it when I was 12. It is the perfect book for the 12-year-old me, but it was also pretty great for the 44-year-old me. Bond weaves ... Read full review