Series: The Earthsea Cycle

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The Rule Of Names by Ursula K. Le Guinprequel short story, in "The Wind's Twelve Quarters" and elsewhere
The Word of Unbinding by Ursula K. Le Guinprequel short story, in "The Wind's Twelve Quarters" and elsewhere
The Daughter of Odren (Kindle Single) by Ursula K. Le GuinNovella
A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin1
The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin2
The Farthest Shore by Ursula K. Le Guin3
Tehanu by Ursula K. Le Guin4
Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin5
The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guin6
The Earthsea Trilogy by Ursula K. Le GuinOmnibus 1-3
The Earthsea Quartet by Ursula K. Le GuinOmnibus 1-4
Aardzee 2 by Ursula K. Le GuinOmnibus 4-6
Tales From Earthsea & The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guinomnibus 5 & 6
A Wizard of Earthsea / The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula LeguinOmnibus 1-2
The Farthest Shore / Tehanu by Ursula LeguinOmnibus 3-4
La saga di Terramare: Il mago-Le tombe di Atuan-Il signore dei draghi-L'isola del drago-I venti di Terramare-Leggende di Terramare by Ursula K. Le Guin1-6
Legends: Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy by Robert Silverbergshort story - "Dragonfly"
Legends: Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Robert Silverbergshort story - "Dragonfly"
The Wind's Twelve Quarters by Ursula K. Le GuinShort Stories: Rule of Names and The Word of Unbinding
Dragonfly by Ursula K. Le Guinshort story, in "Tales of Earthsea" and "Legends"

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Series description

The heart of this series is the original trilogy about the boy Sparrowhawk, who becomes Ged the wizard in a world where true names have power. The later books revisit the archipelago, and provide a mature writer's reworking of the world of the earlier books.

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How do series work?

To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.


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