My dad read the first four to us when we were tiny smol, and then I reread the trilogy as a teen, so it’s very hard to separate this book from my memories of this. Learn more about Czarnoksiężnik Z Archipelagu by Ursula K. Le Guin. Add to your book collection on Bookogs, find a copy in the Marketplace, or save for later. Title / Author, Type, Language, Date / Edition, Publication. A Wizard of Earthsea, A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin · A Wizard of Earthsea.
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The rating is solely because I don’t like high fantasy I do like low fantasy. Nicholas Lezard has written ‘Rowling can type, but Le Guin can write. Clare It is aimed at a young audience, but like Lord of the Rings, you can appreciate it as an adult as well.
I’ve only read the first one so I can’t speak for all of the books in the series, but the quality of the writing was quite good and the setting was very well-developed. He likes characters, action and humour? Le Guin herself said that the lack of positive, powerful women was a mistake made by a young author Calyre rated it 12 xzarnoksinik ago http: I’ve heard this book is a sort of Lord of the Rings-lite.
My dad read the first four to us when we were tiny smol, and then I reread the trilogy as a teen, so it’s very hard to separate this book from my memories of this book, which are vague but wondrous. Wrong email address or username. It is almost always fun to revisit books you have not read in a longish time and this one was no exception. What can we reflect from reading this book?
Archipelzgu you recommend this for a 10 year old? The only issue I might have with this quick read is now I want to reread the rest of the series if that can really be called an issue.
Czarnoksiężnik z Archipelagu — Reader Q&A
I’d dzarnoksinik you don’t have to read all the books in order but if you want to learn more of Ged’s background and the world, I’d recommend reading them in order so that you know what’s happened before and some of the minor details the other books make more sense. Is it worth the read? A whole universe exists inside the story ULG has created. Log in Sign up.
Log in with Facebook. If you have any interest in morality or spirituality you may find these books profound and deeply affecting.
Please, check your email, the code to access your BookLikes blog was sent to you already. Archipeagu Leow This is a beautifully written book but it is not Harry Potter.
I have no great opinion of it. Hannah Bnana It’s Similar in that it’s ‘mythic’. Have you read the Chrestomanci series by Diana Wynne Jones?
Czarnoksiężnik Z Archipelagu
Ami It’s a “can read”, not a “must read” my opinion. Julie Stout I would call it Fantasy, but Le Guin is known as a Sci-fi author, so it could just be an oversight by an editor not familiar with the Earthsea series.
What aspects are similar and what is dissimilar? Load 5 more questions. Muccamukk rated it 11 months ago http: Are they all of the same quality? If not, Le Guin’s books could well leave you feeling a bit bored. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I love all the Hainish stuff and also recently read The Powers and loved it. I’m pretty sure this A Wizard of Earthsea is good since most people who do like high fantasy like Le Guin and the Earthsea series. Anyway, …more It’s a “can read”, not a “must read” my opinion.
Books by Ursula K. An Un-Calibrated Centrifuge rated it 1 week ago http: Another cracking read where you cAn disappear into a world of magic, but with more of a steampunk edge.
Why is this book tagged as Science Fiction, are there elements of sci-fi that isn’t apparent from the description? Rowling’s books are plot driven team based struggles while Le Guin’s tales are woven …more This is a beautifully written book but it is not Harry Potter. LOTR is heaps longer, lots of walking around and not so relevant background info, but read the Hobbit and see how you go with that first.
But is this aimed at a much younger audience then?