Taliesin (The Pendragon Cycle, Book 1)

By Stephen R. Lawhead,

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Book description

A magnificent tale which begins with the tragedy of Atlantis and the arrival in Britain of King Avallach. In this world, Celtic chieftains struggle for survival in the twilight of Rome's power, and one heroic figure towers over all, the Prince Taliesin, in whom is the sum of human greatness.…


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1 author picked Taliesin (The Pendragon Cycle, Book 1) as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

Although magic doesn’t feature as strongly in this as the other recommendations and in the subsequent books in the series, I recommend this it cleverly disguises magic within the world, it's not showy but still believable, something which makes you think. It's also a gripping tale that connects Atlantis with the stories around King Arthur.

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