Hildrens Literature The Tombs of Atuan

Essay Word Length: 2,000 words

Topic: Children s Literature The Tombs of Atuan

Question: It is easy to see The Tombs of Atuan as a heroic fantasy, but can we also see it as a novel of growth (or bildungsroman, to use the technical term). Examine Tenar s growth and development from child to young woman in the course of the novel.

Referencing Style: The Traditional Footnoting System, providing within the text superscripted numerals that direct the reader to references at the bottom of the page. A bibliography is also provided with this system. Please provide page numbers for references.