The Children’s Book Review | February 24, 2015
The Wisdom of Merlin: 7 Magical Words for a Meaningful Life (Philomel Books, March 24, 2015), by T.A. Barron.
Age Range: 10 and up
About The Wisdom of Merlin: 7 Magical Words for a Meaningful Life
A book of advice from Merlin, the greatest wizard of all time.
Based on an address he gave to students at the University of Oxford in 2013, T.A. Barron, author of the New York Times bestselling Merlin Saga, channels the wizard Merlin and offers advice on how to live a meaningful life. Divided into sections, each revolving around a magical word, this book poetically explores the concepts of Gratitude, Courage, Knowledge, Belief, Wonder, Generosity, Hope, and Love.
A gem of inspiration, this is the perfect graduation gift, sure to encourage readers of all ages to live life to the fullest.
About the Author
T.A. Barron is the New York Times bestselling author of the Merlin saga, the Heartlight saga, Tree Girl, The Hero’s Trail, Atlantis Rising, and many picture books. He lives in Colorado with his family. You can follow him on Twitter at @TABarronAuthor.