Linnea Hartsuyker - The Sea Queen — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf

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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Hartsuyker launched an ambitious retelling of Norse history with The Half-Drowned King, which recounted the adventures, betrayals, and battles of ninth-century Vikings, most prominently, Ragnvald Eysteinsson. In this eagerly-awaited sequel, Ragnvald is now King of Sogn and is still fighting battles for Harald of Vestfold, whose quest to become king of a unified Norway is imperiled by growing rebellions. Meanwhile, Ragnvald’s sister, Svanhild, is torn between wanting to join Solvi Hunthiofsson on his expeditions and wanting to give her son a stable home. Then she finds herself caught in a scheme Ragnvald sets in motion to trap suspected traitors. Hartsuyker, who traces her lineage back to Harald Halfdansson, vividly evokes a world of fjords and drinking halls, prophecy and vengeance.

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
The Wharf
Fiction & Poetry
The Sea Queen: A Novel (The Golden Wolf Saga #2) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062563736
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Harper - August 14th, 2018

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