Taran Wanderer is a high fantasy novel by Lloyd Alexander, the fourth of five volumes in The Chronicles of Prydain. The series follows Taran "Assistant Pig-Keeper" as he nears manhood while helping to resist the forces of Arawn Death-Lord. Here Taran "wanders" with Gurgi, primarily without his companions from the other Chronicles. He searches for his noble or common lineage in the eastern regions of Prydain, far from both the realm and forces of Arawn and the royal court where Princess Eilonwy incurs annoying education. Along the way he meets many of its people, learns some of their crafts,...
|Genre:||Fantasy, Children's literature, Fiction, Speculative fiction|
|Number of editions:||13|