A Wizard of Earthsea

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A Wizard of Earthsea
Author Ursula K. Le Guin
Illustrator Ruth Robbins
Country United States
Language English
Series The Earthsea Cycle
Genre Fantasy novel
Publisher Parnassus Press
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 205
ISBN 0-395-27653-5
OCLC 1210
Followed by The Tombs of Atuan

A Wizard of Earthsea, written in 1968, is the first of a series of books that are written by Ursula K. Le Guin and set in the fantasy world called Earthsea. The series is about a wizard named Ged. This book won the 1979 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.

A mini-series based on A Wizard of Earthsea and The Tombs of Atuan was created on the Sci Fi Channel. Le Guin has said that she was not happy with the mini-series.[1]

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  1. Le Guin, Ursula (December 16, 2004). "A Whitewashed Earthsea - How the Sci Fi Channel wrecked my books". slate.com. Retrieved 2007-08-16. Check date values in: |date= (help)

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