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The Gift

The Gift

(2001)
(The Naming)
(The first book in the Pellinor series)
A novel by

 

"An epic fantasy in the Tolkien tradition, with a strong girl hero...I couldn't put it down!"
Tamora Pierce


Maerad is a slave in a desperate and unforgiving settlement, taken there as a child when her family is destroyed in war. She doesn't yet know she has inherited a powerful gift, one that marks her as a member of the noble School of Pellinor and enables her to see the world as no other can. It is only when she is discovered by Cadvan, one of the great Bards of Lirigon, that her true identity and extraordinary destiny unfold. Now, she and her mysterious teacher must embark on a treacherous, uncertain journey through a time and place where the forces of darkness wield an otherworldly terror. The first book in a projected quartet, Alison Croggon's epic about Maerad and her remarkable yet dangerous gift is a beautiful, unforgettable tale. Presented as a new translation of an ancient text, "The Naming evokes the rich and complex landscape of Annar, a legendary world just waiting to be discovered.

Genre: Fantasy
 
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Hardback Editions

May 2008 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Naming: The First Book of Pellinor
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1435267273 / 9781435267275 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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March 2006 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Naming (Pellinor)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1417749393 / 9781417749393 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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May 2005 : USA Hardback
Title: The Naming: The First Book of Pellinor (Pellinor Series)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 0763626392 / 9780763626396 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick
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Paperback Editions

June 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: The Gift: The First Book of Pellinor: 1/4 (The Books of Pellinor)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1406338761 / 9781406338768 (UK edition)
Publisher: Walker
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

May 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: Gift, The: The First Book of Pellinor
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 0143008897 / 9780143008897 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon   

December 2005 : USA Paperback
Title: The Naming: The First Book of Pellinor (Pellinor Series)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 0763631620 / 9780763631628 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   Amazon UK   

May 2004 : UK Paperback
Title: The Gift (Pellinor Trilogy)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1844286363 / 9781844286362 (UK edition)
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon CA   Amazon UK   Amazon   

September 2001 : UK Paperback
Title: The Gift: The First Book of Pellinor (The Treesong trilogy)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 0140293434 / 9780140293432 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
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Audio Editions

April 2011 : USA Audio CD
Title: The Naming (Pellinor)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1441862749 / 9781441862747 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

April 2011 : USA Audio CD
Title: The Naming (Pellinor)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1441862757 / 9781441862754 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

April 2011 : USA MP3 CD
Title: The Naming (Pellinor)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1441862773 / 9781441862778 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

April 2011 : USA MP3 CD
Title: The Naming: The First Book of Pellinor (Pellinor Series)
Author(s): Alison Croggon
ISBN: 1441862765 / 9781441862761 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

September 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Gift (Pellinor Trilogy Book 1)
Author(s): Alison Croggon

Publisher: Walker
Availability: Amazon UK   

December 2010 : USA Kindle edition
Title: The Naming: The First Book of Pellinor (Pellinor Series)
Author(s): Alison Croggon

Publisher: Candlewick
Availability: Amazon   

 


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