9th Century

Blood and Destiny

By Chris Bishop - Published 2017-04-06

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This story takes place during the winter of 878, after the Viking invasion of England, where Alfred reigns as King of Wessex. The story ...Read Review

Aethelflaed: Lady of the Mercians

By Tim Clarkson - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

This biography of Aethelflaed, the 9th-century Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who ruled Mercia, is both an enjoyable read and meticulously well researched. Aethelflaed was the ...Read Review

The Sea Queen

By Linnea Hartsuyker - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

Hartsuyker’s re-imagining of the founding of Norway in the 9th century captures all the glory of its source material, the 13th-century saga, ...Read Review

Sebastian’s Way: The Paladin

By George Steger - Published 2016

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Sebastian’s Way: The Paladin, book two of The Sebastian Chronicles, is the retelling of Charlemagne’s continued challenges as king, then emperor, ...Read Review

Song of Isabel

By Ida Curtis - Published 2018

Genres:

Romance

Lady Isabel, daughter of Lord Theodoric of Narbonne, is twelve years old when she is attacked by soldiers and rescued by a stranger ...Read Review

Attack of the Vikings

By Tony Bradman - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Alba (northern Scotland), AD 800-1000. Fourteen-year-old Finn lives in a Viking farming family settled in Alba where his father, Ottar, is chief. Nowadays, ...Read Review

Daughter of the Wolf

By Victoria Whitworth - Published 2016

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This powerful novel is set in the Humber estuary of northeastern England in the mid-9th century. Radmer, lord of Donmouth, is sent ...Read Review

The Half-Drowned King

By Linnea Hartsuyker - Published 2017

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It is 9th-century Norway, and the Vikings are sailing, raiding, battling, and attending the gathering of peoples known as the Thing. Ragnvald Eysteinsson, ...Read Review

Cnut: Revenge of a Viking Warrior

By Kyle Miller - Published 2016

Genres:

Adventure

The 9th-century height of the Viking invasions is the setting for Miller’s third volume in the Cnut the Warrior series, which follows ...Read Review

Shield Maiden

By Stuart Hill - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

When King Alfred’s stronghold at Chippenham is invaded by the Danish Great Army led by Guthrum in 876, Alfred and his royal Saxon ...Read Review

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