In the eleventh century, Cnute, the Viking king of Engla-lond and Scandinavia, sails with his son, Harald, and his shield brothers to Rome. Thrown off course by a storm, they follow the route up the Rhine.
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When Harald hangs back to assist Selia, a beautiful Frisian woman, his path turns perilous. Newfound enemies, retainers of Robert the Devil, Duke of Normandy, pursue them. Harald, Selia, and their companions fail to rendezvous with King Cnute, and are forced to travel cross-country on horseback. If Duke Robert’s plan to assassinate Cnute succeeds, an invasion of Engla-lond will follow.
Can Harald and Selia reach Rome in time to warn the King?
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On a fishing trip with his best friend, Mike, Sam Gunther witnesses a brutal crime at the hands of the infamous Stangler Brothers. Scared, he and Mike try to sneak away, but Mike is caught and murdered. When Sam returns to the scene with the police, all evidence has vanished, and the officers appear unwilling to investigate further.
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Whispers Under the Chestnut is a beautiful, humorous story about successfully achieving authentic life balance. You will adore the main character, Casey, an enthusiastic young woman with auburn curls and a generous spirit.
After his family is taken prisoner, the young mouse warrior Fionn travels to the vast land of Tara. There, he learns that he is destined to save Tara from the evil falcon, Lord Malus, and his army of rats, weasels, and falcons. Determined to save Tara and his family, Fionn undertakes a quest, making powerful and loyal friends, and facing dangerous challenges along the way.