Ursula K. Le Guin, one of the greatest fantasy and science fiction authors, died on Monday at 88. She wrote many classics, most which are available at the library.

Her most famous work is the Earthsea series. The first book, A wizard of Earthsea, revolves around Ged, a young wizard who lives in a mountain village on the island of Gont. His aunt, the village witch, begins training him in magic. One day he has to use is magic to save his village from Kargish invaders by summoning fog to conceal his village and distract the attackers. The young boy is then discovered by Ogion the Silent, a powerful mage who takes Sparrowhawk as his apprentice…

All the books by Ursula Le Guin can be found at F LEG.


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