Synopses & Reviews
This is the legendary story of Merlin--from his abandonment by his parents at the age of eight to the discovery of his powers at twelve. Together, these three novels reimagine the origins of the greatest wizard of all time, giving readers a Merlin at once more human and more magical than any that has appeared before.
Praise for Passager:
[star] "A stark, poignant, and absorbing tale . . . Promises to be an outstanding trilogy."
--School Library Journal (starred review)
"A worthy introduction to Arthurian legend . . . Moving."--The Horn Book
Praise for Hobby:
"Challenging and ambitious . . . Hobby has quiet beauty and strong imagery."--Booklist
Praise for Merlin:
"Leaves the reader hungry for more . . . Great reading."--American Bookseller
ABA's Pick of the Lists
Jane Yolen's masterful Young Merlin novels for the first time together in one volume.
About the Author
Jane Yolen is a highly acclaimed children's author who has written hundreds of books for adults and children and has won numerous awards. She and her husband divide their time between Massachussetts and Scotland.andnbsp;andnbsp;