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The high king / Lloyd Alexander.

Alexander, Lloyd. (Author). Langton, James. (Added Author). Listening Library. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Chronicles of Prydain ; bk. 5.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF ALE (Text) 37521530546110 AMPL Juvenile Audiobook Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JCD FIC ALE (Text) 78551000624577 Juvenile Audio CD Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield JCD : JF ALEXANDER (Text) 78292000274178 Award Winning Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0739363573
  • ISBN: 9780739363577
  • ISBN: 9780739361580
  • Physical Description: 6 audio discs (7 hrs., 24 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Audiobook edition.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Random House, Listening Library, [2005, ©1968]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by James Langton, with an introduction by the author.
Summary, etc.:
The Sword of Dyrnwyn, the most powerful weapon in the kingdom of Prydain, has fallen into the hands of Arawn-Death-Lord. Now Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper, and Price Gwydion lead an army against the powerful lord. After a winter expedition filled with danger, Taran's forces arrive at Mount Dragon, evil's stronghold. There Tara is forced to make the most crucial decisions of his life as he confronts the evil enchantress Achren and the diabolical Arawn.
Target Audience Note:
For ages 9-12.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal, 1969.
Subject: Newbery Medal.
Prydain (Imaginary place) > Fiction.
Taran (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
Genre: Fairy tales.
Fantasy fiction.
Compact discs.

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