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The hero and the crown
Robin McKinley.
Contributor biographical information
Publisher description
New York : Greenwillow Books, c1985.
246 p. ; 24 cm.


Prequel to: The Blue Sword.
Aerin, with the guidance of the wizard Luthe and the help of the Blue Sword, wins the birthright due her as the daughter of the Damarian king and a witchwoman of the mysterious, demon-haunted North.

Best Books:

Best Books for Young Adults, 1985 ; American Library Association YALSA; United States
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001 ; H.W. Wilson; United States
Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition, 2000 ; H.W. Wilson; United States
Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005 ; H.W. Wilson; United States

Awards, Honors, Prizes:

John Newbery Medal, 1985 Winner United States

State and Provincial Reading Lists:

Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award, 1987 ; Nominee; Colorado
Kentucky Bluegrass Award, 1986 ; Nominee; Kentucky

Reading Measurement Programs:

Reading Counts-Scholastic
Interest Level High School
Reading Level 8
Title Point Value 22
Lexile Measure 1120


LanguageCall NumberLCCNDewey DecimalISBN/ISSN
English (eng) PZ7.M1988 He 1985
84004074 [Fic]
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