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Elidor

Elidor
   

Part folklore, part adventure, and part fantasy, Alan Garner's Elidor is a modern children's classic. When Roland opens a door in a derelict church, he unleashes the wonders of Elidor and the grave challenges that this troubled world presents. Drawing on Welsh, Irish, and English... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781094010786
Barcode 9781094010786
Release Date 17 September 2019 by Naxos
Format Audio CD/Audio, Library Edition
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Author(s) By Garner, Alan
Read by Keeble, Jonathan
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 17 Sep 2019

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ISBN-13 9781094010786
ISBN-10 1094010782
Stock Release date is 17 September 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 17 Sep 2019
Publisher Naxos
Imprint Naxos
Release Date 17 September 2019
Publication Country
Format Audio CD/Audio, Library Edition
Edition Library Edition
Author(s) By Garner, Alan
Read by Keeble, Jonathan
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 400g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Part folklore, part adventure, and part fantasy, Alan Garner's Elidor is a modern children's classic. When Roland opens a door in a derelict church, he unleashes the wonders of Elidor and the grave challenges that this troubled world presents. Drawing on Welsh, Irish, and English mythology, the book chronicles the trials and hardships of a group of young teenagers as they attempt to fulfill a prophecy from another world, and fight a terrible evil.

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Author's Bio

Alan Garner is the award-winning author of Elidor, The Owl Service, The Moon of Gomrath, and The Weirdstone of Brisingamen. He was awarded the twelfth annual Children's Literature Association International Phoenix Award for his novel The Stone Book, and was also appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for his contribution to children's literature in 2001. Jonathan Keeble, winner of four AudioFile Earphones Awards, combines his audio work with a busy theater and television career. He has been featured in over six hundred radio plays for the BBC, appearing in everything from Shakespeare and Sherlock Holmes to Doctor Who and The Archers, in which he played the evil Owen. As an Earphones Award-winning narrator, he is in high demand for his voice work. He has recorded over two hundred audiobooks.

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