Hekja is a poor farm girl, living alone with her mother in a quiet seaside village.When Viking raiders attack, both Hekja and her dog are taken as slaves, forced ontothe ship that is commandeered by Freydis, a bold and often heartless Viking womanwho bows to no man. Embarking on a remarkable adventure to Iceland, Greenlandand beyond, Hekja and her dog must finally find their home.Originally published in hardcover under the title Rover, Jackie French’s SlaveGirl will keep readers enthralled.
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Jackie French's writing career spans 15 years, 39 wombats, 120 books, 15 languages, and 28 shredded doormats (she blames the wombats). She is the author of Hitler's Daughter, which won the 2000 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award, and Diary of a Wombat, a 2003 Children's Book Council of Australia Honour Book. She lives in Australia.
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