Shield Maiden by Stuart Hill
  

Synopsis

Shield Maiden by Stuart Hill

No enemy may find this place; we hide it in mist and shadow... When King Alfred's great hall is destroyed by the Vikings, the king must flee with his family. But his daughter Aethelflaed knows that hiding in the marshes, far away from the battlefield, is the last thing she wants to do; can she fulfill her destiny and become a warrior princess, a shield maiden? Flashbacks offer dramatic stories set at key moments in history, perfect for introducing children to historical topics.

About the Author

Stuart Hill

Stuart Hill was born in Leicester, in the East Midlands of England, where he still lives today. He has worked as a teacher and an archaeologist, and now balances life as both a bookseller and a writer. The Cry of the Icemark was his first novel.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Author

Stuart Hill
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Publisher

A & C Black (Childrens books) an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

8th September 2016

ISBN

9781472918628


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