Tehanu

Tehanu

Earthsea Series, Book 4

eBook - 2008
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The Nebula and Locus Awardwinning fourth novel in the renowned Earthsea series from Ursula K. LeGuin gets a beautiful new repackage. In this fourth novel in the Earthsea series, we rejoin the young priestess the Tenar and powerful wizard Ged. Years before, they had helped each other at a time of darkness and danger. Together, they shared an adventure like no other. Tenar has since embraced the simple pleasures of an ordinary life, while Ged mourns the powers lost to him through no choice of his own. Now the two must join forces again and help another in needthe physically, emotionally scarred child whose own destiny has yet to be revealed. With millions of copies sold worldwide, Ursula K. Le Guins Earthsea Cycle has earned a treasured place on the shelves of fantasy lovers everywhere, alongside the works of such beloved authors as J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis. Now the full Earthsea collectionA Wizard of Earthsea, The Tombs of Atuan, The...
Publisher: 2008.
ISBN: 9781439106891
Characteristics: data file, rda

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GuyN
Nov 05, 2018

I hadn't known that this 4th book existed, but I read it immediately when I discovered it in the library. It is a worthy follow up to the first 3 Earthsea books.

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sherristair
Apr 15, 2018

With each book in the series, Le Guin has grown in depth. Tenar comes to recognize the binding spells of fear, shame, and male domination and seeks to free herself and the child from their sticky webs. This is a moving story of courage, rising out of the ashes from devasting loss, the healing power of patient love.

MinniGappieo Jun 30, 2012

Easily, my favorite book in the Earthsea series. This book revolved around Tenar after she has lived out the life she thought she wanted. This book starts with the meeting of Tenar and the burned child, Therru. After the death of Ogion, and Ged's magic-less return, Tenar tries to raise Therru and "heal" her scars. But that an action, like healing, can only be performed by the victim. This book help my attention all the way through and I could not put it down. I'm not sure if this is really the end of the story but it was awesome.

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amderdog
Apr 12, 2011

THis is not the last book, it is the fourth out of six

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andreareads
Mar 20, 2011

This turned out not to be the last book of Earthsea after all. Hurrah!

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