The Vikings: Raiders, Traders and Adventurers

Illustrator: Marcia Williams

Binding: Hardcover

Imprint: Walker Books

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Age 7+

History & The Past: General Interest

Travel back in time and discover the amazing world of the Vikings with award-winning author-illustrator Marcia Williams.
Meet legendary warriors, daring explorers and clever kings in this colourful introduction to the Vikings. With Marcia Williams (and Loki!) as your guide, discover incredible stories of Viking raids, voyages of discovery and conquered kingdoms. Told in comic-strip style and packed with jokes and facts, this is the perfect guide to the Viking world.


Marcia Williams is famous for her retellings of classic stories. From Shakespeare and Dickens to the Canterbury Tales and Greek Myths, her humorous comic-strip illustrations are hugely popular all over the world. Recent titles include Children Who Changed the World, Archie's War and Three Cheers for Women! She has also recently published her first fiction title, Cloud Boy. She lives in London.