It's True! the Vikings Got Lost by David Greagg
  

Synopsis

It's True! the Vikings Got Lost by David Greagg

Pssst! It's true! This is the best book on Vikings you'll ever read! Meet Erik Blood-Axe - plus Ragnar Hairy-Pants, Ulf the Unwashed, and their mates. The Vikings are on the loose! The Vikings were very busy. On Mondays they invaded the countries nearby with axe and sword and fire. On Tuesdays, they made pizza. Wednesdays were for building longships and taking spa baths. Thursday was axe-sharpening day. On Fridays they hunted walrus, or went sailing and got lost. Saturdays they tested their swords and Sundays they got ready to do it all over again! Freak out on fierce facts about Viking victories.

Reviews

How can a young reader not pause to pick up any of the It's True!nonfiction series? They have what must surely be the funkiest, attention-grapping titles on any bookshelf loads of utterly fascinating information and trivia delivered in a most engaging flip style. Great fun yet authoritatively researched Cover to cover, they are simply irresistible. Kevin Steinberger, Magpiesvol 20, No. 3, July 2005.'Written with quirky humour and easily digestible facts and maps, It's True! The Vikings Got Lost is a treat Greagg writes in a warm, highly readable style

About the Author

David Greagg was born in Perth but has lived in Footscray, Melbourne, since 1975. His university studies included Science, Maths, English and medieval languages. As a result, he has been employed as just about everything (from company accountant to travelling comedian) and until recently taught Maths, Chemistry and Literacy at a Melbourne secondary college.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
88 pages
Interest Age: From 8 To 11

Author

David Greagg
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Publisher

Allen & Unwin

Publication date

1st April 2006

ISBN

9781741148602


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