I'm not crazy about the writing style.
Wish I had just borrowed it instead of buying it.
I love, love every book Ingri and his wife did, and this was perfect as a gift for my nephew of the same name.Published 19 days ago by Jessica
I have used the D'Aulaire's books as supplements to history texts for years. The beautiful pictures and interesting stories are so memorable, I hear the kids referencing them in... Read morePublished 5 months ago by wtm
Apart from their tales on mythology, Leif the Lucky is one of my favorite D'Aulaire tale. The book begins by telling us about Erik the Red and his three sons - Torstein, Torvald,... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Stuart Dunn
I read this book as a quick way to get points. It's a great book for that! I think it does a good job of simplifiing down an important man's life. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Jennifer O'Connell
We loved this book. It is a great addition to any bookshelf. We used it for homeschooling while studying the Middle Ages and the Vikings. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Honestly
I have been borrowing a copy of this book at the town library for 25 years.
It is a favorite with little boys. So happy to find a copy that I can afford!
Well written, historically accurate and beautifully illustrated. I fell in love with history through reading these books to the kids.Published 20 months ago by mrsdoctormanly