The Hero And The Crown

Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley
Greenwillow Books: 1984.
High Fantasy

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ISBN: 0688025935 / 246pgs



Aerin — daughter of the king of Damar and a witch-woman
Maur — black dragon
Luthe — wizard who gives her the blue sword
Agsded — evil mage


Hero's Crown
Blue Sword — named Gonturan

Prequels, Sequels, Companion Books

Prequel to The Blue Sword


Awards & Honors

Newbery Medal

LC Cataloging Info

Summary: Aerin, with the guidance of the wizard Luthe and the help of the blue sword, wins the birthright due her as the daughter of the Damarian king and a witchwoman of the mysterious, demon-haunted North.

{1. Fantasy.}

Offsite Pages

Harper Collins: Hero & the Crown


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