A classic of the sword-and-magic style epic fantasy, but all the books set in Tortall show girls striking back against misogyny and injustice. Alanna wants to be a warrior in a world that doesn’t let girls fight—so she and her twin brother switch places beginning a world-changing adventure.— Timothy, Wild Rumpus
Read by Trini Alvarado
Approx. 5 hours, 4 cassettes
Becoming a legend is not easy, as young Alanna of Trebond discovers when she disguises herself as a boy and begins training to be a knight. Alanna's skills and stubbornness help her befriend Prince Jonathan but alienate his evil uncle, Duke Roger. Filled with swords and sorcery, adventure and intrigue, good and evil, this book is a rousing introduction to the intensely satisfying story of Alanna.
"A lively, fascinating tale."--Booklist
From the Paperback edition.