Under The Mound

by Cynthia Heinrichs
Under The Mound
  • ISBN-13: 9781897476628
  • Author(s): Cynthia Heinrichs
  • Subject: Children's / Teenage fiction & true stories
  • Publisher: Simply Read Books
  • Imprint: Simply Read Books
  • Publication Date: 13-09-2012
  • Format: h/b

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During the Yule season of 1153 Malcolm mac Alasdair is sent to serve the half-Scottish, half-Viking Earl of Orkney, who is on a quest to regain his earldom from a treacherous cousin. Malcolm is an artistic boy with no knack for warfare, he is certain that he will only hinder the young earl - and get himself killed in the bargain. His father's reason for sending him out on this adventure does nothing to allay his fears: in a vision he has seen Malcolm go to Orkney with Earl Harald. But this vision is incomplete - he hasn't seen Malcolm return...
About the book

During the Yule season of 1153 Malcolm mac Alasdair is sent to serve the half-Scottish, half-Viking Earl of Orkney, who is on a quest to regain his earldom from a treacherous cousin. Malcolm is an artistic boy with no knack for warfare, he is certain that he will only hinder the young earl - and get himself killed in the bargain. His father's reason for sending him out on this adventure does nothing to allay his fears: in a vision he has seen Malcolm go to Orkney with Earl Harald. But this vision is incomplete - he hasn't seen Malcolm return...