Alan Garner
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Alan Garner

Alan Garner was born in Congleton, Cheshire, in 1934. His began writing his first novel at the age of 22 and is renowned as one of Britain's outstanding writers. He has won many prizes for his writing, and, in 2001 he was awarded the OBE for services to literature. He holds two honorary doctorates and is a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London. In 2004 he co-founded The Blackden Trust http://www.theblackdentrust.org.uk/

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    • The Weirdstone of Brisingamen

    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Philip Madoc
    • Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 331
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 242
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 245

    The Edge is a land of two worlds: above and below. It took me my childhood to learn about above....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A fantastic book superbly narrated.

    • By Michael on 09-05-08

    Regular price: £23.79

    • The Moon of Gomrath

    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Philip Madoc
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 80

    Alan Garner's exciting and atmospheric tale of magic and evil which began with The Weirdstone of Brisingamen continues....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favourite books

    • By BreadintheBone on 08-07-13

    Regular price: £19.69

    • Elidor

    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 3 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    "Towers - like flame. A candle in darkness. A black wind." Roland Watson wasn't expecting to see things like that when he kicked a football into a condemned church....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful story blighted by Audible’s self advertising, again!

    • By DianaF on 21-05-18

    Regular price: £16.89

    • Where Shall We Run To?

    • A Memoir
    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Robert Powell
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    In Where Shall We Run To?, Alan Garner remembers his early childhood in the Cheshire village of Alderley Edge....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Living history

    • By Nought on 08-01-19

    Regular price: £6.99

    • Boneland

    • The Weirdstone Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Robert Powell
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45

    Boneland is Alan Garner’s continuation of the story thread which began in his first and enduringly popular fantasy children’s novel, The Weirdstone of Brisingamen, published in 1960....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Mrs on 21-06-13

    Regular price: £19.69

    • The Owl Service

    • By: Alan Garner
    • Narrated by: Wayne Forester
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 53

    After hearing scratches in the attic, Alison discovers a dinner service covered in an intriguing floral owl pattern, and a series of events are set in motion that will change her life forever....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • About this book

    • By David on 02-11-10

    Regular price: £22.99

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