From Publishers Weekly
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From School Library Journal
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc.
I'd call myself quite the fantasy buff. My friends would call me quite the fantasy addict. But somehow, I managed to make it through my whole life thus far without reading any... Read morePublished 12 months ago by E.J. Jones
As a child the mysticism drew me into the book. It has adventure and elements of war that are not too gruesome for children. The book also supports the importance of living life. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Katherine
although I've loved every Lloyd Alexander book I've ever read, this one holds a very special place in my heart. Read morePublished 15 months ago by KrasneTigritsa
The Iron Ring is the second worst book I have ever read. The author, Lloyd Alexander, uses the term "he went on" WAY too much, and the main characters in the book don't even have a... Read morePublished on October 14, 2012 by Mark Simmer
The threads of this story are spun so neatly, and they weave together (some sooner, some later) to produce a well-crafted coming-of-age myth. Read morePublished on March 6, 2011 by M. Heiss
Lloyd Alexander has a great ability to take the style of the old legends and give them new life. This book reads like any familiar folk tale, though the Indian setting and the... Read morePublished on October 24, 2008 by Garaden
Some people like to complain that Lloyd Alexander writes the same story over and over again under different guises. My response: so does the rest of the world. At least Mr. Read morePublished on October 5, 2008 by Emily J. Morris