Fantasy > Earthsea Cycle

With millions of copies sold, Ursula K. Le Guin's Earthsea Cycle has earned a treasured place on the shelves of fantasy lovers everywhere. Complex, innovative, and deeply moral, this quintessential fantasy sequence has been compared with the work of J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis, and has helped make Le Guin one of the most distinguished fantasy and science fiction writers of all time.

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    A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin

Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk. In his hunger for power and knowledge, he tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tumultuous tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death's threshold to restore the balance.

Year: 1968
Genre: Fantasy

    The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin

In this second novel in the Earthsea series, Tenar is chosen as high priestess to the ancient and nameless Powers of the Earth, and everything is taken from her--home, family, possessions, even her name. She is now known only as Arha, the Eaten One, and guards the shadowy, labyrinthine Tombs of Atuan.

Year: 1971
Genre: Fantasy

    The Farthest Shore by Ursula K. Le Guin

Darkness threatens to overtake Earthsea. As the world and its wizards are losing their magic, Ged--powerful Archmage, wizard, and dragonlord--embarks on a sailing journey with highborn young prince, Arren. They travel far beyond the realm of death to discover the cause of these evil disturbances and to restore magic to a land desperately thirsty for it.

Year: 1972
Genre: Fantasy

    Tehanu by Ursula K. Le Guin

Years before, they had escaped together from the sinister Tombs of Atuan--she, an isolated young priestess, he, a powerful wizard. A lifetime ago, they helped each other at a time of darkness and danger. Now they must join forces again, to help another -- the physically and emotionally scarred child whose own destiny remains to be revealed.

Year: 1990
Genre: Fantasy

    The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guin

In this final book of the Earthsea Cycle, Le Guin combines her magical fantasy with a profoundly human, earthly, humble touch.

Year: 2001
Genre: Fantasy

    The Books of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin

With a new introduction by Le Guin herself, this essential edition will also include fifty illustrations by renowned artist Charles Vess, specially commissioned and selected by Le Guin, to bring her refined vision of Earthsea and its people to life in a totally new way.

Year: 2018
Genre: Fantasy

 

 

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Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1968A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
1971The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
1972The Farthest Shore by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
1990Tehanu by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
2001The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
2018The Books of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin Fantasy, Earthsea Cycle
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