The Farthest Shore

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The Farthest Shore  
Author Ursula K. Le Guin
Illustrator Gail Garraty
Country United States
Language English
Series The Earthsea Cycle
Genre(s) Fantasy novel
Publisher Atheneum Books
Release date 1972
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 223 pp
ISBN ISBN 0-575-01603-5 (First British hardcover edition, 1973)
OCLC Number 481359
Sequel to The Tombs of Atuan
Prequel to Tehanu

The Farthest Shore is the third in a series of books that are written by Ursula K. Le Guin. The book was first published in 1972, and follows on from The Tombs of Atuan. It inspired the Studio Ghibli animated movie Tales from Earthsea. It won the 1973 National Book Award for Children's Books.