Lloyd Alexander

Lloyd Alexander

Lloyd "Chudley" Alexander was born on January 30, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He says that his childhood was ordinary, but there's nothing ordinary about him. During World War II, he served in the US Army and rose to be a staff sergeant in intelligence and counterintelligence. After the war, he attended the University of Paris and there he met Janine Denni. They were married in 1946 and now reside in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania. Alexander loves music, cats, and drawing.

Lloyd Alexander has written nearly forty books for both children and adults. Probably his most famous contribution to the field of children's fantasy is The Chronicles of Prydain, inspired by Welsh mythology and the Mabinogion. The first two books in the Chronicles formed the basis of the Disney animated film The Black Cauldron. The High King won the 1969 Newbery Award.

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Black Cauldron
Prydain Chronicles #2
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
1966 Newbery Honor Book
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
Black Cauldron
Prydain Chronicles #2
by Lloyd Alexander
from Holt, Rinehart and Winston
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
1966 Newbery Honor Book
in Vintage & Collectible (Location: VIN-COL)
$12.00 (1 in stock)
Book of Three
Prydain Chronicles #1
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
Castle of Llyr
Prydain Chronicles #3
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
Chronicles of Prydain
by Lloyd Alexander
Box from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$39.95
Dark Frigate
by Charles Boardman Hawes
Dover 2018 from Dover Publications
Historical Fiction for 5th-8th grade
1924 Newbery Medal winner
in Adventure Stories (Location: FIC-ADV)
$7.99
Fortune-Tellers
by Lloyd Alexander, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
from Puffin Books
for Preschool-1st grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$7.99 $3.38 (1 in stock)
Fortune-Tellers
by Lloyd Alexander, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
from Dutton Children's Books
for Preschool-1st grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$9.00 (2 in stock)
Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
Four Donkeys
by Lloyd Alexander
from Holt, Rinehart and Winston
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$5.63 (1 in stock)
Golden Dream of Carlo Chuchio
by Lloyd Alexander
from Scholastic Press
for 5th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$3.50 (1 in stock)
Gypsy Rizka
by Lloyd Alexander
from Dutton Children's Books
for 7th-10th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$8.00 (1 in stock)
High King
Prydain Chronicles #5
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
1969 Newbery Medal winner
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
High King - TLP Guide
Total Language Plus Literature Guides
by Terry & Barbara Blakey
from Total Language Plus
for 8th-10th Grade
in Total Language Plus Guides (Location: LITSG-TLP)
Illyrian Adventure
by Lloyd Alexander
from Puffin Books
for 4th-6th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
Iron Ring
by Lloyd Alexander
from Puffin Books
for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian
by Lloyd Alexander
from Puffin Books
for 4th-6th grade
in Adventure Stories (Location: FIC-ADV)
Taran Wanderer
Prydain Chronicles #4
by Lloyd Alexander
from Henry Holt and Company
Fantasy for 4th-8th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$7.99
Time Cat
by Lloyd Alexander
from Square Fish Publishing
Time-traveling Fantasy for 4th-6th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$8.99
Time Cat
by Lloyd Alexander
2004 Printing from Puffin Books
Time-traveling Fantasy for 4th-6th grade
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$4.50 (1 in stock)