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This edition was published in by Atheneum in New York.

Written in English

241 pages

"From now on, I'm Alan of Trebond, the younger twin. I'll be a knight.

And so yound Alanna of Trebond begins the journey to knighthood. Though a girl, Alanna has always craved the adventure and daring allowed only for boys; her twin brother, Thom, yearns to learn the art of magin. So one day they decide to switch places. Disguised as a girl, Thom heads for the convent to learn magic; Alanna, pretending to be a boy, is on her way to the castle of King Roald to begin training as a page.

But the road to knighthood is not an easy one. As Alanna masters the skills necessary for battle, she must also learn to control her heart and discern her enemies from her allies.

Filled with swords and scorcery, adventure and intrigue, good and evil, Alanna's first adventure begins--one that will lead to the fulfillment of her dreams and the magical destiny that will mke her a legend in her land.

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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
2010, Atheneum
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
2005, Simon Pulse
in English - 1st Simon Pulse ed.
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
January 6, 2005, Simon Pulse
Mass Market Paperback in English
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
January 2005, Tandem Library
Unknown Binding in English
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
September 1, 2002, Atheneum
Hardcover in English
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
June 1999, Peter Smith Publisher
Hardcover in English
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Die schwarze Stadt
1999, Arena
in German / Deutsch
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Alanna: The First Adventure: (Song of the Lioness #1)
1997, Random House
in English
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Alanna: The First Adventure (Song of the Lioness, Vol. 1)
October 17, 1989, Random House Books for Young Readers
Mass Market Paperback in English
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Alanna: the first adventure
1989, Borzoi Sprinters
in English
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Alanna: the first adventure
1984, Oxford University Press
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Alanna
December 1984, Oxford University Press
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Alanna: The First Adventure
1983, Atheneum
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Alanna: the first adventure
1983, Oxford University Press
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Alanna: the first adventure
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Alanna

The First Adventure (Song of the Lioness #1)

First published in 1983



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"From now on, I'm Alan of Trebond, the younger twin. I'll be a knight.

And so yound Alanna of Trebond begins the journey to knighthood. Though a girl, Alanna has always craved the adventure and daring allowed only for boys; her twin brother, Thom, yearns to learn the art of magin. So one day they decide to switch places. Disguised as a girl, Thom heads for the convent to learn magic; Alanna, pretending to be a boy, is on her way to the castle of King Roald to begin training as a page.

But the road to knighthood is not an easy one. As Alanna masters the skills necessary for battle, she must also learn to control her heart and discern her enemies from her allies.

Filled with swords and scorcery, adventure and intrigue, good and evil, Alanna's first adventure begins--one that will lead to the fulfillment of her dreams and the magical destiny that will mke her a legend in her land.

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Alanna: The First Adventure

This edition was published in by Atheneum in New York.


Edition Notes

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Series
Song of the Lioness - #1

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.P61464 Al 1983

The Physical Object

Pagination
241 p. :
Number of pages
241

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3160860M
Internet Archive
alannafirstadven00pier
ISBN 10
0689309945
LC Control Number
83002595
Library Thing
5674
Goodreads
294186

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