Paperback Hild /
Publication year: 2015
Media class: Paperback
Genre: Historical fiction. lcsh
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0349134235 9780349134239 (pbk): 0349134235 :
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
In this vivid, compelling novel, Nicola Griffith has brought the early Middle Ages to life. Drawn from the story of St Hilda of Whitby - one of the most fascinating and pivotal figures of the age - 'Hild' transports the reader into a mesmerising, unforgettable world.
Audience: Teen readers
Extent: 640 pages : illustration (black and white), map (black and white
This is a brilliant book. Full of action and great characters and full of detail about the times, without ever seeming like a lecture on Anglo Saxon England. Can't recommend it highly enough