God ​of Vengeance (The Rise of Sigurd 1.) 1 csillagozás

Giles Kristian: God of Vengeance Giles Kristian: God of Vengeance

Norway ​785 AD. It began with the betrayal of a lord by a king…

King Gorm puts Jarl Harald’s family to the sword, but makes one fatal mistake – he fails to kill Harald’s youngest son, Sigurd.

His kin slain, his village seized and its people taken as slaves, Sigurd wonders if the gods have forsaken him. Hunted by powerful men, he is unsure who to trust and yet he has a small band of loyal followers at his side. With them – and with the help of the All-Father, Odin – he determines to make a king pay in blood for his treachery. Using cunning and war-craft, Sigurd gathers together a fellowship of warriors – including his father's right-hand man Olaf, Bram (who men call Bear), Black Floki who wields death with a blade, and the shield maiden Valgerd, who fears no man – and convinces them to follow him. For, whether Ódin is with him or not, Sigurd will have vengeance. And neither men nor gods had best stand in his way…

God of Vengeance is a must-read for all who… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2014

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A good voice is like a good sword or a good saga. It doesn't get made over night. It requires time.

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A warrior must learn to be patient,just like he must to learn wielding a sword and a shield.

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It is wiser to stand in front of the bear than to turn his back to him.

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As with all the stories, there's always smoke before the fire kindles.


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