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The sleeping army

Author: Francesca Simon
Publisher: London : Profile : Faber and Faber, 2012, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Freya is an ordinary girl living in modern Britain, but with a twist: people still worship the Viking gods. She's caught in her parents' divorce, and shuttling between bickering adults is no fun. One evening, stuck with her dad on his night shift at the British Museum, she is drawn to the Lewis Chessmen and Heimdall's Horn"--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francesca Simon
ISBN: 9781846682797 1846682797
OCLC Number: 793413444
Awards: Long-listed for Carnegie Medal 2013 (UK)
Description: 224 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Francesca Simon.

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Children will love the banter, the darkness and physicality of the tale * Guardian * A wildly original, rollicking twist on Norse mythology -- Jacqueline Wilson Guaranteed to bring gales of laughter Read more...

 
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