The Grey King Author:Susan Cooper 'You are the last of the Old Ones to be born on Earth and I have been waiting for you.' Following a serious illness, Will is sent to convalesce in Wales. There he meets Bran, a mysterious boy, who helps Will in his quest to find the golden harp and confront the most dangerous power of the Dark he has yet encountered: the Grey King. This fourth b... more »ook in the classic "The Dark is Rising" sequence, "The Grey King" was awarded the Newbery Medal.« less
ISBN-13: 9780807288788 ISBN-10: 0807288780 Edition:Cas & Book Rating:
There is a tradition that within a hill in North Wales a golden harp will be found by a boy followed by a white dog with silver eyes. Will stanton, the sast of the Old Ones, knows nothing of this until he comes to Wales to recover from an illness. There he meets Bran, aboy with white hair and golden eyes whose dog Cafall has white hair and silver eyes. Memory awakes in him and he sets forth on the quest for the harp with which to continue the battle between the Dark and the Light.
The Grey King is the fourth in the Dark is Rising series.