Author: Lloyd Alexander
Genre: Children's fiction, Fantasy
The Recipe: Taran's adventures continue as he leaves the beloved home he's known his whole life to seek himself out by discovering his past and lineage.
The Frosting and the Sprinkles: Of all the books in the series, this one has the most character development for Taran-and depth. A fan of the series will feel satisfied and interested in Taran's development into a man of wisdom.
This novel has a lot of emotional depth to it. We see Taran trully wrestle with the questions of life and with his emotions and thoughts.
The Hair That Fell Into the Batter: It can be a little slow at times, but will still hold the interest of Prydain fans.
3 out of 5 Cupcakes!