The High King
When the sword of dyrnwyn, the most powerful weapon inthe kingdom of Prydain, falls into the hands of Arawn-Death-Lord, Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper, and Prince Gwydion raise an army to march against Arawn's terrible cohorts. After a winter expedition filled with danger, Taran's army arrives at Mount Dragon, Arawn's stronghold. There, in a thrilling confrontation with Arawn and the evil enchantress Achren, Taran is forced to make the most crucial decision of his life.
What people are saying - Write a review
just an amazing bookUser Review - topaz - Borders
The High King is one of those books where nothing goes right for the characters for so long that you just want to put the book down, but the ending makes all their struggles worth it, trust me. It was ... Read full review
Other editions - View all
Achren Annuvin answered arms Assistant Pig-Keeper band bard battle Belin blade Book of Three Brynach Caer Cadarn Caer Dallben Caer Dathyl castle caught Cauldron Cauldron-Born cloak Coll Commot companions crow dark death Doli Dorath dwarf Dyrnwyn Eilonwy cried Eilonwy's enchanter eyes face Fair fear fell Fflewddur Fflam fire flame flung follow former giant Free Commots galloped glance Glew grinned Gwystyl gwythaints halted hand harp heart Hevydd High King hope Huntsmen journey King of Mona King Rhun King Smoit Llassar Llonio Lluagor Llyan Llyr looked Lord Gwydion Magg Magg's Melynlas Mount Dragon murmured never once Prince of Don Princess Princess Eilonwy Prydain Pryderi quickly Red Fallows replied rode rose shadows shook his head shoulder shouted sight silent slain smiled Sons of Don spoke stones stood strength strode suddenly sword Taliesin Taran cried Taran saw Taran Wanderer there's turned valley voice walls warriors wind