“Rip-roaring adventure. Dane’s quest for revenge and his romance with Astrid, Mistress of the Blade, provide a nice balance to the gross-out humor, and the resulting tale is at once funny and thrilling. An excellent next step for fans of Percy Jackson.” (The Horn Book)
“…a page-turner... lots of body humor and a rousing climax.” (Kirkus Reviews)
Praise for RUNEWARRIORS: SHIELD OF ODIN“A page-turner with definite appeal...boys especially will enjoy the pell-mell action, the wisenheimer narration and the belch-and-flatulence humor embedded in the adventurous tale.” (Kirkus Reviews)
Praise for RUNEWARRIORS: SHIELD OF ODIN“The brisk pace and rollicking adventures should keep both boys and girls alike spellbound.” (KLIATT)
James Jennewein lives in a bloodthirsty, barbaric land filled with evil tyrants, slimy monsters, and comely maidens. It is called Los Angeles.
Tom S. Parker, who has Viking ancestors on his Swedish mother's side, enjoys pillaging now and then with his pet Chihuahua, Tony. He lives in a moated fortress in Topanga, California.
Fantastic trilogy. a must read for kids of all ages. Highly recommended. This needs to be snapped up and made into movies.Published 21 months ago by Dr. Thomas Faiver
This is the second I have read in the series. Funny, off color, historical humor mixed with delightful relationships, odd characters and more. Read morePublished on March 18, 2011 by yolyfe