Just a correction: Mary Stewart wrote "the Crystal Cave" and the other Merlin
books. T.H. White wrote the excellent but much more difficult to read "The
Once and Future King."
Lawrence A. Parker/OCCTI wrote:
> > If I were to recommend an author for a young lady it would be Ursula Le > Guin > > True, I'd forgotten about her "Earth-Sea" Trilogy. > > Another possibility is T.H. White's Merlin series (The Crystal Cave, etc.). > > Larry