Merlin, an enchanter’s childhood

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Merlin, an enchanter’s
childhood

Merlin, l’enfance d’un enchanteur

FORMAT: 194 x 245
PAGES: 32
BINDING: Hardcover
PAPER: 170g
WORDS: 1100
PRICE: 11.90 €
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PUBLICATION DATE: February 2019
PUBLISHER: Editions Locus Solus

The Work

This illustrated story explores Merlin’s childhood from his birth. Despite a peculiar apparance and a complicated birth, he already has the powers that will lead him to his destiny as a great wizard, protector of the future King Arthur, hero of the Quest for the Holy Grail. A young raven, Merlin’s friend, tells us about the enchanter’s first trials in the Forest of Brocéliande.

The Author(s)

Anne Ferrier is an author of youth fiction. As well as being a teacher in a secondary school, she has written more than thirty illustrated books and novels.
Christelle Le Guen is a painter and illustrator who has worked in youth publishing for some twenty years.

Key Sales Points

– An accessible story for young readers from the end of kindergarten to the beginning of primary school.
– A soft and funny story that revisits the legend of The Round Table in a simple way.