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The Resource The Sea of Trolls, Nancy Farmer ; [maps by Rick Britton]

The Sea of Trolls, Nancy Farmer ; [maps by Rick Britton]

Label
The Sea of Trolls
Title
The Sea of Trolls
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer ; [maps by Rick Britton]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After Jack becomes apprenticed to a Druid bard, he and his little sister Lucy are captured by Viking Berserkers and taken to the home of King Ivar the Boneless and his half-troll queen, leading Jack to undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls
Member of
Summary
After Jack becomes apprenticed to a Druid bard, he and his little sister Lucy are captured by Viking Berserkers and taken to the home of King Ivar the Boneless and his half-troll queen, leading Jack to undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128634
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-13
  • Middle School
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Britton, R. H.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Sea of Trolls trilogy
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Druids and druidism
  • Vikings
  • Bards and bardism
  • Saxons
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Trolls
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Druids and druidism
  • Vikings
  • Bards and bardism
  • Saxons
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Trolls
  • Bards and bardism
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Druids and Druidism
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Saxons
  • Trolls
  • Vikings
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Sea of Trolls, Nancy Farmer ; [maps by Rick Britton]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book."
  • Sequel: The Land of the Silver Apples
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [457]-459)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gathering the lambs -- Apprentice -- Shadow across the water -- Valley of lunatics -- Hrothgar's golden hall -- Wolf-headed men -- End of days -- Rune of protection -- Rider on the nightmare -- Olaf one-brow -- Shield maiden -- Slave market -- Olaf explains the afterlife -- Lost bird -- Bold heart -- Gizur thumb-crusher -- Rune -- Sea of trolls -- Homecoming -- Wise woman -- Golden bristles -- Heide's prophecy -- Olaf's triumph -- Quest -- Jotunheim -- Dragon -- Deadfall -- Glory -- Frozen plain -- Death from the sky -- Capercaillie -- Ice bow -- Fonn and Forath -- Hall of the mountain queen -- Yggdrassil -- Mimir's well -- Queen's gifts -- Spider music -- Farewell to Jotunheim -- Freya's fen -- Lucy's return -- Jack and Jill -- Welcome home
Control code
ocm53840061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
459 pages
Isbn
9780689867446
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003019091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)53840061
Label
The Sea of Trolls, Nancy Farmer ; [maps by Rick Britton]
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book."
  • Sequel: The Land of the Silver Apples
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [457]-459)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gathering the lambs -- Apprentice -- Shadow across the water -- Valley of lunatics -- Hrothgar's golden hall -- Wolf-headed men -- End of days -- Rune of protection -- Rider on the nightmare -- Olaf one-brow -- Shield maiden -- Slave market -- Olaf explains the afterlife -- Lost bird -- Bold heart -- Gizur thumb-crusher -- Rune -- Sea of trolls -- Homecoming -- Wise woman -- Golden bristles -- Heide's prophecy -- Olaf's triumph -- Quest -- Jotunheim -- Dragon -- Deadfall -- Glory -- Frozen plain -- Death from the sky -- Capercaillie -- Ice bow -- Fonn and Forath -- Hall of the mountain queen -- Yggdrassil -- Mimir's well -- Queen's gifts -- Spider music -- Farewell to Jotunheim -- Freya's fen -- Lucy's return -- Jack and Jill -- Welcome home
Control code
ocm53840061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
459 pages
Isbn
9780689867446
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003019091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)53840061

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