Thursday, May 17, 2007

Sadness: Lloyd Alexander

Members of Child_Lit are reporting that Lloyd Alexander died this morning.

Horn Book notice
(via Fuse #8)
Tribute on NPR by Jon Scieszka
NYTimes Obit

His books are timeless and will be enchanting new readers and old ones forever.


Sherry said...

Oh, dear, my third favorite fantasy author after TOlkien and Lewis, and that's high praise from me.

TadMack said...

I am one of the new readers, enchanted, and I haven't yet finished a read-through of all of his books. How sad that there will be no more.

Alkelda the Gleeful said...

I am going to miss the old man.