The Hollow Hills

  • by Mary Stewart
  • Narrated by Nicol Williamson
  • 2 hrs and 42 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Merlin the Enchanter, prophet and visionary, adviser to kings: Here is the story of how he rears Arthur, the future Christmas King, in remote secrecy, safe from the warring kings and Saxons who plot against his father, King Uther. Told in the voice of Merlin himself, this tale bristles with all the suspense and intrigue of fifth-century Britain. Ambrosius is dead, having brought order and progress to the kingdom during his reign. Now the regional kings look to the succession, and Merlin watches and waits, always providing for the security of the boy his prophesies promise will become the greatest king of all.

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Mary Stuart brings the legend to life.

Good to have an old favourite so well read. The dark ages are given a believable framework and Merlin an interesting character.
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- Pat G

Always buy unabridged

This Mary Stewart series deserves to be read from cover to cover. This adaptation rips the heart out of the book and leaves us with something with all the charm of a telephone directory.
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- carol

Book Details

  • Release Date: 17-07-2009
  • Publisher: Phoenix Books