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    • The Chronicles of Prydain, Books 1 & 2

    • 50th Anniversary Introductory Collection
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 536
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 493
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 495

    Taran, The Assistant Pig-Keeper, longs to be a hero. He begins his journey with a strange assortment of companions on a dangerous mission to save his beloved land, Prydain. Packed with action, humor, romance, and gallantry, Taran's adventures chronicle his beloved Prydain and his battle with the forces of evil.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Childhood Favorite Now an Old Man's Delight

    • By Timothy M. Stark on 01-28-17

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The High King

    • The Prydain Chronicles, Book 5
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 560
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 441
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 444

    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 Prince 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.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • spectacular!

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-24-17

    Regular price: $22.60

    • The Castle of Llyr

    • The Prydain Chronicles, Book 3
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 579
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 456
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 460

    In the imaginary kingdom of Prydain, Princess Eilonwy must leave her friends to go to the Isle of Mona for training as a proper princess. Because Eilonwy has magical powers, she is sought by Achren, the most evil enchantress in the land. Shortly after her arrival on the Isle of Mona, something sinister and secret befalls her.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Harry Potter, Percy Jackson Fans, This is For You!

    • By FirstLadyOfAwesomeville on 04-09-12

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Taran Wanderer

    • The Prydain Chronicles, Book 4
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 528
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 421
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 424

    Taran, the assistant pig-keeper who wants to be a hero, goes questing for knowledge of his parentage, hoping that his journey will ennoble him in the eyes of Eilonwy, the princess with the red-gold hair. Accompanied by several loyal friends, Taran begins his search when three wily enchantresses of the Marshes of Morva send him to consult the Mirror of Llunet for the answers he is seeking, cryptically promising that "the finding takes no more than the looking".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best of the Series

    • By Ark1836 on 06-02-15

    Regular price: $21.27

    • The Foundling

    • And Other Tales of Prydain
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 2 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 19

    Here, listeners will find Dallben, destined to be an enchanter; Angharad, a princess of the House of Llyr; Kadwyr, the rascal crow; and Medwyn, the mystical protector of all animals. They'll learn the grim history of the sword of Dyrnwyn and even find out how Fflewddur Fflam came by his enchanted harp. How did Coll rescue Hen Wen when she disappeared at the hand of Arawn, Lord of the Land of Death? Find the answer to this question and many more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Short but good!

    • By Momzombie on 09-30-17

    Regular price: $19.60

    • The Black Cauldron

    • The Prydain Chronicles, Book 2
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 402
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278

    Peace reigns in Caer Dallben, where Taran works as Assistant Pig-Keeper, but evil threatens the rest of Prydain. The diabolical Arawn's army grows every day, and his terrible warriors, born in the Black Cauldron, never die. If evil is to be defeated, the cauldron must be destroyed. Taran volunteers to travel to Arawn's stronghold and assist in the destruction of the dreaded cauldron. With his faithful friends reassembled, Taran faces great danger with a courageous heart.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Sequel!

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-11-18

    Regular price: $19.93

    • The Book of Three

    • The Prydain Chronicles, Book 1
    • By: Lloyd Alexander
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 685
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 478
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 478

    Taran dreams of adventure, but nothing exciting ever happens to an Assistant Pig-Keeper, until his pig runs away. A chase through the woods leads Taran far from home and into great danger, for evil prowls the land of Prydain. With a collection of strange and wonderful friends whom he meets on his journey, Taran finds himself fighting so that good may triumph over evil, and so that his beloved home will not fall to a diabolical fiend.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful Fantasy Series

    • By Ark1836 on 06-02-15

    Regular price: $17.95