The book of three

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
Rev. ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
Fountas & Pinnell:
In this, the first volume of the Chronicles of Prydain, a young pig keeper named Taran and a warrior named Gwydion set out to battle the Horned King. In The Black Cauldron (Holt, 1965; Dell, 1985, pap.), Taran and Prince Gwydion plan to destroy the Black Cauldron of the Lord of the Land of Death. The Black Cauldron was a John Newbery Medal Honor Book, 1966. In The Castle of Llyr (Holt, 1966; Dell, 1985, pap.), Taran and Prince Gwydion rescue the obstreperous Princess Eilonwy, who was kidnapped by the wicked Chief Steward. In Taran Wanderer (Holt, 1967; Dell, 1985, pap.), Taran has grown into a young man, journeying throughout Prydain in search of his true identity. In the final volume of the series, The High King (Holt, 1968; Dell, 1985, pap.), Taran plays a leading role in the final struggle of the people of Prydain against the Lord of the Land of Death. The High King won the John Newbery Medal, 1969, and was a finalist for the National Book Award, 1969. Coll and His White Pig (1965), The Truthful Harp (1967), and The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain (1973) are also set in the land of Prydain. Recommended.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Accelerated Reader:
Level 5.3, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
Fountas & Pinnell:
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 84d48deb-89c7-4735-c5c8-1e2db71400a2
Grouping Title book of three
Grouping Author alexander lloyd
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-09 04:37:18AM
Last Indexed 2019-04-20 05:06:16AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 7
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.3
author Alexander, Lloyd.
author_display Alexander, Lloyd
collection_aacpl JUVENILE
detailed_location_aacpl Broadneck Library - Children's Fiction, Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Children's Fiction, Severna Park Library - Children's Fiction
display_description Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper to a famous oracular sow, sets out on a hazardous mission to save Prydain from the forces of evil.
format_aacpl Book
format_category_aacpl Books
fountas_pinnell U
id 84d48deb-89c7-4735-c5c8-1e2db71400a2
isbn 9780030898211, 9780440407027, 9780805061321, 9780805080483
item_details ils:a129814|31997053252862|Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Children's Fiction|J FICTION (A)|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out|Apr 02, 2019|EAN||, ils:a129814|31997053252870|Broadneck Library - Children's Fiction|J FICTION (A)|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out|Apr 07, 2019|BDN||, ils:a129814|31997077263192|Severna Park Library - Children's Fiction|J FICTION (A)|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out|Apr 08, 2019|S-PK||
itype_aacpl Children's Fiction
last_indexed 2019-04-20T09:06:16.009Z
lexile_score 770
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_aacpl J FICTION (A)
owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Broadneck Library, Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library, Severna Park Library
primary_isbn 9780440407027
publishDate 1999
record_details ils:a129814|Book|Books|Rev. ed.|English|H. Holt,|©1999.|ix, 190 pages : map ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:a129814 31997053252862 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:a129814 31997053252870 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:a129814 31997077263192 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
series Prydain chronicles
series_with_volume Prydain chronicles|1
subject_facet Fantasy, Fantasy -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy fiction, Taran -- (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The book of three
title_full The book of three / Lloyd Alexander
title_short The book of three
topic_facet Fantasy, Taran