Shield Maiden, Paperback Book


The story of King Alfred's daughter Aetheflaed as the war with the King battles the Vikings. The gripping story of King Alfred's daughter Aethelflaed brings the Key Stage 2 history curriculum to life.

Perfect for fans of historical adventure. When King Alfred's great hall is destroyed by the Vikings, the king must flee with his family.

But his daughter Aethelflaed knows that hiding in the marshes, far away from the battlefield, is the last thing she wants to do; can she fulfill her destiny and become a warrior princess, a shield maiden?Flashbacks offer dramatic stories set at key moments in history, perfect for introducing children to historical topics.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Historical
  • ISBN: 9781472918628

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