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Raiders and Ruins

(A book in the Horrible Histories Gory Stories series)
A novel by

This is another horribly hilarious story from the creators of "Horrible Histories". Eric is a young novice monk in the abbey at Lindisfarne. When he faces a lashing from fearsome Father Patrick, Eric flees in a small boat and is captured in a storm by Norse men. When he befriends Hilda, a young English slave girl, they plan their escape. But the youngsters uncover a secret plan to raid English monasteries and find themselves part of the raiding party on Lindisfarne itself. Can they save Eric's beloved monastery, its treasures and habitants?

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March 2009 : UK Paperback

Title: Raiders and Ruins (Horrible Histories Gory Stories)
Author(s): Terry Deary
ISBN: 1-4071-0821-2 / 978-1-4071-0821-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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