The Young Merlin Trilogy: Passager, Hobby, and Merlin

The Young Merlin Trilogy: Passager, Hobby, and Merlin

by Jane Yolen
     
 

This is the legendary story of Merlin--from his abandonment by his parents at the age of eight to the discovery of his powers at twelve. Together, these three novels reimagine the origins of the greatest wizard of all time, giving readers a Merlin at once more human and more magical than any that has appeared before.

Overview


This is the legendary story of Merlin--from his abandonment by his parents at the age of eight to the discovery of his powers at twelve. Together, these three novels reimagine the origins of the greatest wizard of all time, giving readers a Merlin at once more human and more magical than any that has appeared before.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

Praise for Passager:
[star] "A stark, poignant, and absorbing tale . . . Promises to be an outstanding trilogy."
--School Library Journal (starred review)

"A worthy introduction to Arthurian legend . . . Moving."--The Horn Book

Praise for Hobby:
"Challenging and ambitious . . . Hobby has quiet beauty and strong imagery."--Booklist

Praise for Merlin:
"Leaves the reader hungry for more . . . Great reading."--American Bookseller
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152052119
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
08/01/2004
Series:
Young Merlin Trilogy Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
276
Sales rank:
424,342
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.62(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

Meet the Author


JANE YOLEN has written more than two hundred books for children and adults, including Sword of the Rightful King: A Novel of King Arthur. She lives in western Massachusetts and Scotland.

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