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The Sword of Hervor

Author Adam Bushnell


equality, initiative, perseverance, overcoming adversity, bravery

Hervor doesn’t enjoy the same things as other Viking girls, like cooking. She prefers archery and sword fighting. So when she discovers that her father had been a great warrior who was killed in battle, she decides to become a shield maiden – a great warrior like him. If only she could retrieve his sword…


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Adam Bushnell counts on your creativity and contributions to the story. Participate in the topics that he proposes.

Live topic 21

My first book for Fiction Express was about dragons. This book is about Vikings. What should I write about if there was a third book? 

Live topic 22

What new adventures should Hervor have with the sword Tyrfing?