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VIKINGS

KEY: jP = Picture Books; jZ = 1st and 2nd Grade Readers; jE = 3rd and 4th Grade Readers; JF = 5th Grade and Up

VIKINGS


Picture Books


Beginning-to-Read Books


3rd - 4th Grade Books


5th Grade and Up Books

Branford, Henrietta THE FATED SKY
In tenth-century Norway, sixteen-year-old Ran is rescued from certain death by the blind musician, Toki, and, after becoming his wife, travels with him to Iceland where they attempt to start a new life far from the enemies that pursue them.
1999 153 p.

Cadnum, Michael DAUGHTER OF THE WIND
In medieval times as various groups of Vikings fight for supremacy of the northern lands and waters, Hallgerd, Gauk, and Hego, three young people from the quiet coastal village of Spjothof, find their fates intertwined as a series of events take them into danger far from home.
2003 266 p.

Cadnum, Michael RAVEN OF THE WAVES
On his first Viking raid, seventeen-year-old Lidsmod sails on the ship Raven, joining his comrades as they destroy and plunder villages in medieval England and take an Anglo-Saxon boy as captive.
2001 200 p.

Johnson, Lois RAIDERS FROM THE SEA
Viking Quest v. 1
Thirteen-year-old Bree asks God for protection when she and her brother Devin are captured and taken from their home on the Irish coast by Viking raiders in the late tenth century.
2003 199 p.

Johnson, Lois MYSTERY OF THE SILVER COINS
Viking Quest v. 2
In tenth-century Norway, Bree and her friend Lil, buoyed by their Christian faith, have escaped the Viking ship but are pursued by Mikkel; while in Ireland, Devin's anger about his sister's kidnapping prevents him from forgiving her captors.
2003 193 p.

Johnson, Lois INVISIBLE FRIEND
Viking Quest v. 3
Briana O'Toole arrives in Norway to face her new life as a slave, all the while praying that God will send her brother, still in Ireland, to buy her freedom.
2004 217 p.

Johnson, Lois HEART OF COURAGE
Viking Quest v. 4
In the tenth century, as Devin, Keely, and Lil return to Ireland, Bree serves as Mikkel's cook on a voyage in the North Atlantic, but acts of sabotage threaten Mikkel's life and Bree's one chance of freedom.
2005 231 p.

Polland, Madeleine BEORN THE PROUD
Beorn becomes a better ruler as a result of the influence of Ness, a slave.
1962 175 p.

Sutcliff, Rosemary SWORD SONG
In this swashbuckling epic, a Viking swordsman is banished from his home for unintentionally killing a man and takes up a new life as a mercenary.
1998 271 p.

Treece, Henry VIKING'S DAWN
Book I in the Viking Saga
1953 252 p.

Treece, Henry ROAD TO MIKLAGARD
Book II in the Viking Saga
1957 254 p.

Treece, Henry ROAD TO MIKLAGARD
Book II in the Viking Saga
1961 182 p.