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The Jedera Adventure

Lloyd Alexander

The Jedera Adventure

by Lloyd Alexander

  • 387 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Dell Publishing Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7523366M
ISBN 100440910048
ISBN 109780440910046

The El Dorado Adventure is the second of four other adventure books in the series. These include The Illyrian Adventure, The Drackenberg Adventure, The . Imagine traveling to mythical countries with Miss Vesper Holly, a sixteen year old who "has the digestive talents of a goat and the mind of a chessmaster." All Miss Holly's journeys have innocent beginnings, such as when she crosses the world to return an ancient library book or wants to attend the Grand Duchess of Drackenberg's diamond jubilee.

Order of Lloyd Alexander Books Lloyd Alexander () was an American author of fantasy novels for young adults and children. He is best known for his Chronicles of Prydain series and is also the author of the Vesper Holly series and Westmark Trilogy. The Jedera Adventure () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: The Philadelphia Adventure () The first was Time Cat, published in The book was a fantasy that was inspired by his pet cat Solomon, who would often visit the author in his office when he was writing. He also is the author of the picture book Coll and His White Pig.

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The Jedera Adventure book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Returning a library book is easy. Unless the book in question /5. After slipping a bit with The Drackenberg Adventure, Lloyd Alexander returns to form with The Jedera Adventure book Jedera Adventure.

This Vesper Holly and Brinnie outing had it all: an exotic and fully realized locale, non-annoying supporting characters (plus the return of favorites from an earlier book), a compelling plot, a minimum of Dr. Helvitius, noble heroes, and Vesper Holly at her charming /5(4).

The Jedera adventure Lloyd Alexander, Scott, Foresman and Company Snippet view - The Jedera Adventure Alexander is best known for his "Prydain Chronicles" which consist of "The Book of Three" in"The Black Cauldron" in which was a Newbery Honor Book, as well as an animated motion picture by Disney which appeared in 4/5(2).

The Illyrian Adventure, narrated by Brinnie, is a very exciting story, and even though it is about a teenage girl, I think that there is enough rough and tumble adventure that most boys would enjoy reading it too.

Some might say that the ending is a little too predictable, but there is nothing objectionable in the book, and I liked it/5(12). Get this from a library. The Jedera adventure. [Lloyd Alexander] -- The further adventures of Vesper Holly and her faithful guardian Brinny as they travel to the remote country of Jedera where they brave many dangers trying to return a valuable book borrowed many.

Returning a library book is easy. Unless the book in question is a rare, valuable, very overdue library book. And it must be returned to the famed library at Bel-Saaba in the North African country' of Jedera.

And it's in the hands of Vesper Holly. Who's guaranteed to turn any seemingly simple errand into an exciting adventure. Adventure it is!/5(). The Illyrian Adventure () The El Dorado Adventure () The Drackenberg Adventure () The Jedera Adventure () The Philadelphia Adventure () The Xanadu Adventure () Reception.

Orson Scott Card reviewed The Illyrian Adventure favorably, saying "It is the stuff that dreams are made of. I wish I had had this book when I was twelve. THE JEDERA ADVENTURE Lloyd Alexander, Author.

Puffin $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book In. The Jedera Adventure Lloyd Alexander, Author Dutton Books $ (16p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book Often, when YA novelists allow their. quotes from Lloyd Alexander: 'Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality.

It's a way of understanding it.', 'Child, child, do you not see. For each of us comes a time when we must be more than what we are.', and 'Keep reading. It's one of the most marvelous adventures that anyone can have.'.

The Jedera adventure by Lloyd Alexander; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Juvenile fiction, Adventure and adventurers, Deserts, Adventure stories, Fiction; Places: Middle East.

Unless the book in question is a rare, valuable, very overdue library book. And it must be returned to the famed library at Bel-Saaba in the North African country of Jedera. And it's in the hands of Vesper Holly, who's guaranteed to turn any seemingly simple errand into an exciting :   The Jedera Adventure is not a terrible book, but it’s definitely the weakest of the series.

If you feel like skipping one, this would be it. If you feel like skipping one, this would be it. Returning a library book is easy. Unless the book in question is a rare, valuable, very overdue library book. And it must be returned to the famed library at Bel-Saaba in the North African country of Jedera.

And it's in the hands of Vesper Holly. Who's guaranteed to turn any seemingly simple errand into an exciting adventure. Adventure it is. Returning an overdue library book is sometimes an unpleasant experience, but seldom a life-or-death escapade&#;as of course it proves to be for superheroine Vesper Holly.

Once again, Alexander works his magic: in returning a priceless manuscript (borrowed years earlier by her father) to its remote North African home, Vesper faces treacherous mountains, deadly desert.

The Jedera Adventure. By Lloyd Alexander. Grades. Genre. Fiction Vesper must return an overdue library book to the famed library at Bel-Saaba, in the North African country of Jedera. Vesper must return an overdue library book to the famed library at Bel-Saaba, in the North African country of Jedera.

SAVE TO LIST Other Books You Might. The further adventures of Vesper Holly and her faithful guardian Brinny as they travel to the remote country of Jedera where they brave many dangers trying to Pages: Returning a library book is easy.

Unless the book in question is a rare, valuable, very overdue library book. And it must be returned to the famed library at Bel-Saaba in the North African country of Jedera. And it's in the hands of Vesper Holly. The central adventure is more like a long errand – the book starts with Vesper finding an old book that her father borrowed from a library in Jedera fifteen years ago, and decides that she needs to return it – and Vesper and Brinnie take a lot of detours that don’t add much to the story.

Author of The Kestrel (Firebird), The Illyrian Adventure, The High King (The Chronicles of Prydain), The Castle of Llyr: The Chronicles of Prydain, Book 3 (50th Anniversary Edition), My five tigers, The book of three, The Black Cauldron, The Prydain chronicles. Jedera Adventure Paperback – July 26 by Lloyd Alexander (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

Book 4 of 6 in the Vesper Holly Series. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(2). The Xanadu Adventure is a more meandering book than its predecessors, with a plot that only works, and I use “works” in the loosest possible way, thanks to the previous establishment of Dr.

Lloyd Chudley Alexander (Janu – ) was an American author of more than forty books, primarily fantasy novels for children and young adults. His most famous work is The Chronicles of Prydain, a series of five high fantasy novels whose conclusion, The High King, was awarded the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's Nationality: American.