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Spring 1 Text- Arthur and the Golden Rope

Please do not explore this text at home as we are revealing parts of the story through our learning over the next few weeks. However, if you wish to explore a similar text, with a Viking theme, please feel free to look at any of the following texts below:

Books which explore similar themes:  Norse Myths: Tales of Odin, Thor and Loki by Kevin Crossley-Holland, illustrated by Jeffrey Alan Love (Walker) 

Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Chris Riddell (Bloomsbury) 

The Sleeping Army by Francesca Simon (Profile Books) 

The Saga of Erik the Viking by Terry Jones, illustrated by Michael Foreman (Puffin) 

How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell (Hodder) 

Viking Boy by Tony Bradman (Walker) 

Hilda and the Troll by Luke Pearson (Flying Eye Books) 

Treasury of Norse Mythology by Donna Jo Napoli, illustrated by Christina Balit (National Geographic) 

The Dragon’s Hoard: Stories from the Viking Sagas by Lari Don, illustrated by Cate James (Frances Lincoln)  Illustrated Norse Myths by Alex Frith and Louie Stowell, illustrated by Matteo Pincelli (Usborne) 

D'Aulaires' Book Of Norse Myths by Ingri D'Aulaire (Bantam Dell Publishing Group)