Chronicles of Prydain
But, like any good companion, a pleasure to be with over a long period of time. This intriguing volume is at once a wonderful reference resource and a vehicle for exploration and discovery in itself.
Complete with a biographical sketch of Lloyd Alexander, a personal foreword by Mr. Alexander, a "How to Use the Companion" section from the author, pronunciation keys, excerpts throughout, and—most substantially—an alphabetical guide to the peoples, places, and objects of the Prydain Chronicles, The Prydain Companion is a one-stop reference book for a beloved world of fantasy and magic.
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- Series: Prydain?
For those who love the works of Lloyd Alexander—young readers, teachers, researchers, all—and those who are only beginning to know them, here is a worthy and useful travelmate. Michael O.
The Prydain Companion : A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles
Tunnell is the author of several books for young readers, as well as educational books in the field of children's literature. A longtime scholar of Lloyd Alexander's work and a professor of children's literature at Brigham Young University, Mr. Tunnell lives in Orem, Utah. As you come across names that are not on this list, please refer to The Prydain Companion for a complete pronunciation guide. I realize that the vast majority of people that visit my blog are fans of Lloyd Alexander, and have already seen this video.
However, I wanted to post this video that I made a few years ago that gives a hint of what the Prydain books are like.
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- A Casa do Sal (Portuguese Edition).
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- The Castle of Llyr: The Chronicles of Prydain, Book 3.
In this video, Ann Durell McCrory, who is the editor of Lloyd Alexander's Chronicles of Prydain talks a little about how the books originally came about. I originally created this video as a "sneak peek" to help advertise for the documentary while it was still being made.
The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide To Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles
However, I'm reposting it now in light of the recent announcement that Disney is developing the Prydain books into a film, this may give a little more insight into what Prydain is all about. I hope you enjoy this short video.
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