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The Sword of the Viking King

The Sword of the Viking King

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by Terry Deary, Helen Flook
     
 
When King Alfred is left to wander the English countryside looking
little better than a beggar, it seems there is no hope left - the
Vikings will conquer the country and they will all become slaves.
Ethelbert is still young, but he wishes he could fight to protect his
country. And soon he is called upon to do just that. But when faced
with such

Overview

When King Alfred is left to wander the English countryside looking
little better than a beggar, it seems there is no hope left - the
Vikings will conquer the country and they will all become slaves.
Ethelbert is still young, but he wishes he could fight to protect his
country. And soon he is called upon to do just that. But when faced
with such fearsome warriors, it is only through cunning and mystery
that they will get the upper hand...

A Viking story blending Norse mythology with historical fact and Terry Deary's vividly imagined characters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781408135921
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
03/29/2012
Series:
Viking Tales
Sold by:
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,008,589
File size:
7 MB

Meet the Author

Terry Deary began his writing career with fiction for A&C Black. He
is now author of over 200 fiction and non-fiction books, which have
been published in 32 languages. His historical fiction for older
children Tudor Terror has been praised as "a marvellous blend of fact
and fiction" (School Librarian). His non-fiction has been consistently
in the best-seller lists since 1994. His Horrible Histories celebrated
their 10th anniversary in 2003, having sold 10 million copies worldwide
and been adapted as television animations, theatre tours and museum
exhibitions. Terry Deary was voted "Outstanding children's non-fiction
author of the 20th Century" by Books for Keeps magazine.
Terry Deary began his writing career with fiction for A&C Black. He is now author of over 200 fiction and non-fiction books, which have been published in 40 languages. His historical fiction for older children Tudor Terror has been praised as "a marvellous blend of fact and fiction" (School Librarian). His non-fiction has been consistently in the best-seller lists since 1994. His Horrible Histories celebrated their 15th anniversary in 2008, having sold over 25 million copies worldwide and been adapted as television series, theatre tours and museum exhibitions. Terry Deary was voted "Outstanding children's non-fiction author of the 20th Century" by Books for Keeps magazine.
Helen Flook was born in Wales, lived in Canada, and is now resident once again in Abergwyngregyn, Wales. She has illustrated hundreds of children's books both in the UK and North America, and tends to work with acrylic inks or pen and ink. Helen is A & C Black's resident illustrator for the Terry Deary's Tales books.

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