Level 2ESL B1
The Well-Keeper’s Daughter
Author Sylvia Bishop
Fantasy and Myths
Life is hard for Mimir and his daughter Hilda. Odin gave his right eye to drink from the well of wisdom, but the well has almost dried up. Odin’s eye is their one great treasure, and now the well tells Mimir that someone will steal it. Hilda is sent away to keep the eye safe, but is such a thing possible?
Chapter 1 The Eye
Hilda is unhappy in her muddy home at the roots of the World Tree. Her father Mimir never lets her drink from the well of wisdom. She wants to see the world, but that seems an impossible dream...
Chapter 2 The Dragon’s Treasure
It looks like Hilda’s dream of travelling beyond the mud of her home will become a reality. Will she find the courage to make the journey, and can she stay focussed on her quest to protect the eye?
Chapter 3 Midgard
Hilda’s decision to free Gertrud from the dragon means she must find a new place to hide Odin’s eye. The dwarf girl is happy to take her to Midgard, the world of humans, but can Hilda trust her?
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