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Lloyd Alexander


(Lloyd Chudley Alexander)
USA (1924 - 2007)

Lloyd Alexander is one of America's most distinguished authors. He has won the Newbery medal and has received one Lifetime Achievement Award for Children's Literature from Parents' Choice and another from the World Fantasy Convention.
 
Non fiction
My Cats and Me: The Story of an Understanding (A Blank Journal)
 
Anthologies containing stories by Lloyd Alexander
The Year's Best Fantasy Stories
 
Short stories
The Sword Dyrnwyn (1973)


Awards
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature nominee (1971) : The Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian
World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement winner (2003)


Books about Lloyd Alexander
Lloyd AlexanderLloyd Alexander: Bio-Bibliographies in American Literature No 1The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles
 
Lloyd Alexander recommends
Elsewhere
Elsewhere (1991)
(Borderlands, book 1)
Will Shetterly
"Surprising, daring, deeply moving."
Carabas
Carabas (1996)
(Star Maker, book 1)
Sophie Masson
"...haunting beauty that lingers in the mind and heart."
The Woman in the Wall
The Woman in the Wall (1997)
Patrice Kindl
"Thoroughly convincing and deeply moving. Whether we read the story as an allegory, an elaborate metaphor, even a bittersweet dream, the feelings and insights are precise and real, enhanced all the more by a wonderfully wry and rueful humor."
Going Through the Gate
Going Through the Gate (1997)
Janet S Anderson
"A work of exceptional emotional range and power."
The Fox Woman
The Fox Woman (2000)
(Fox Woman, book 1)
Kij Johnson
"A magnificent book, powerfully and profoundly moving; in its moods and atmosphere, utterly magical, a genuine and unique work of high art. The Fox Woman immediately sets the author in the front rank of today's novelists."
Snow, Fire, Sword
Snow, Fire, Sword (2004)
(El Jisal, book 1)
Sophie Masson
"Epic in scale, universally human."
In the Coils of the Snake
In the Coils of the Snake (2005)
(Hollow Kingdom Trilogy, book 3)
Clare B Dunkle
"As persuasive as it is remarkable."
Talon
Talon (2007)
(Wilde Island Chronicles, book 1)
Janet Lee Carey
"A remarkable achievement."



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