Hakon of Rogen's Saga

Hakon of Rogen's Saga

By: Erik Christian Haugaard (author), Leo Dillon (illustrator), Diane Dillon (illustrator)Paperback

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Description

An American Library Association Notable Book and his first book for children, Erik Christian Haugaard's Hakon of Rogen's Saga is a remarkable novel that perfectly catches the mood of a harsh but heroic people. Set at the end of the Viking period, it tells of a young boy, Hakon, from the island of Rogen who, after his chieftain father is murdered, undertakes to reclaim his birthright from his treacherous uncle. The illustrations by renowned artists Leo and Diane Dillon make this captivating story come alive.

About Author

Erik Christian Haugaard (1923-2009) was a celebrated Danish author and translator of more than twenty critically acclaimed books for young readers, including The Samurai's Tale, The Boy and the Samurai,and The Revenge of the Forty-Seven Samurai. His books have been awarded the American Library Association Notable Book Award, Jane Addams Award, and the Boston Globe Horn Book Award, among others.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780816681273
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780816681273
  • ISBN10: 0816681279

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