The Book of Three

October 19, 2011

It’s been a while since I posted anything, but I’m sure all my current readers are aware how much busier I tend to be during the school year than the summer.  Since my parents came to town, I’ve been either showing them around South Carolina or laboring at the University thereof.

I want to get right back into things by talking about a full-length novel:  The Book of Three, the first volume of The Chronicles of Prydain, by Lloyd Alexander, an American who fell in love with the landscape and folklore of Wales while he was stationed there during the Second World War.  Although the short fiction I’ve talked about previously was all available for free via the World-Wide Web, this book is not.  However, I am pretty sure that everyone who actually follows this blog has already read Alexander’s magnum opus.

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