The Belgariad

The Belgariad is a fantasy series by David Eddings. There are five books in the series, although there is also a follow series called the Mallorean, as well as three tie in books. The series follows a small farm boy as he grows up, discovering along the way that his relatives are famous, he’s important to the history of the world, and that he has to defeat an ancient evil. The five books in the main series are: