The Dragon's Hoard Stories from the Viking Sagas by Lari Don
  

Synopsis

The Dragon's Hoard Stories from the Viking Sagas by Lari Don

Eleven amazing stories from the Viking Sagas, packed with warriors and battles, heroes and heroines, Berserkers, monsters and zombies. And lots of magic. The Dragon' s Hoard * The Swan Warrior * The Berserker' s Baby * Tusker versus the Earl * The Bear in Chains * The Raven Banner * The Boy in the Bones * Sailing to America * The Zombie on the Roof * Hunting Magnus * Odin' s Riddles

Reviews

These accessible, well-told offerings introduce a civilization of great warriors. For those who enjoy tales without happy endings. -Susan Scheps, formerly at Shaker Public Library, OH, for School Library Journal ...a varied, lively collection of stories with heroes, beasts, and battles to the death, but with some unexpected elements as well. -- Carolyn Phelan Booklist Online Don is clear about the Vikings

violent reputation is probably entirely deserved, she notes in her introduction)

cartoon illustrations the shaggy, smiling, light

About the Author

Lari Don

Lari Don is an award-winning author and storyteller who loves sharing traditional tales from all over the world. Lari was born in Chile, and brought up in Scotland and now lives in Edinburgh with her family. She has worked in politics and for the BBC, but now spends her time passing on old stories and making up new ones. She is a traditional storyteller, as well as an award-winning children’s author; her fiction is inspired by her love of myths, legends and fables.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

Lari Don
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Author's Website

www.laridon.co.uk/

Publisher

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st September 2016

ISBN

9781847806819


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