I am reading this for homeschool classic lit. and it really is not a great book. Very boring and over dramatic. Would rather read a textbook.Published 10 months ago by HK900
I am going back to many of Sutcliff's books now in my mid 60's. This is a new favourite of mine. Deeply moving. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Robert Paterson
Sutcliff is called Britain's preeminent historical fiction writer, and anyone that has read her work (Eagle of the Ninth is another favorite) would know why. Read morePublished on May 30, 2013 by Amazon Customer
The Gododdin is a poem many Dark Age history buffs are familiar with, very little is known about the actual events that inspired its making. Read morePublished on September 4, 2012 by Joe Level 100
As I started this book I didn't have high expectations so I may not have gotten as much out as some people. It had a few exciting parts but they were scattered. Read morePublished on November 17, 2011
I found this book to be a greatly entertaining and informative work. It is based on the "Gododdin" (pronounced Godothen), the oldest written tale to come out of northern Britain. Read morePublished on September 6, 2011 by Edward c. DeFino Jr.
I began this book with high expectations; sadly it did not meet them. Though better than The Silver Branch, this book can hardly touch Eagle of the Ninth or The Lantern Bearers. Read morePublished on September 16, 2010 by S.K. Wells
The Shining Company is for people who like a little bit of guts, blood, and brains here and there.The Shining Company has some Lord of the Rings things; there is a object that the... Read morePublished on February 11, 2004