Is A Shield Maiden Who Yearns To Break Free Of The Restrictions Of Her Father S Home And Join The Sworn Men In An Actual Raiding Expedition When A Small Diplomatic Party That Includes Members Of The Shield Brethren Lands At Her Family S Holding On G Ttland, The Party S Second In Command, Halldor, Sees In Sigrid A Vision Of Beauty And Power That Might Challenge And Even Destroy Many MenAnd When Bloody Chaos Ensues At A Nearby Viking Fishing Village, Sigrid Proves Trailer Ð The Shield-Maiden PDF by Ð Michael Tinker Pearce She Has Than Mere Talent She Has Vor The Fate Sight An Astonishing Focus In Fighting That Sets Her Apart From Nearly All Who Have Ever Lived And Puts Her In The Rare Company Of The Finest Shield BrethrenBut As Sigrid And Her Family Confront Her Otherworldly Ability, Will It Prove To Be A Gift To Be Celebrated, Or An Affliction To Be Cured A great addition to the foreworld story line I loved this one A great way to get started into this series to see if you like it. Audiobook from Brilliance AudioNarrated by Mary Robinette KowalLength 2. 25 hours Note This book is available individually as I listened to it or as a part of the book SideQuest Adventures No 1, which includes The Lion in Chains, The Beast of Calatrava A Foreworld Sidequest, and this story. As with The Lion in Chains and The Beast of Calatrava A Foreworld Sidequest, this story is a sidequest in the Foreworld Saga, basically a side story to the main line books intended to give readers information on certain characters As with The Beast of Calatrava A Foreworld Sidequest, this story seemed to be farther removed from the main crusades in The Mongoliad world, taking place in the north sort of near where the Shield Brethren have their main training facility, though one of the characters, Halldor, may have been a minor character in the main series his name w
It had possibilitiesThe book had the possibility of being very good I m sorry to say it did not live up to the expectation. This was a fast read Entertaining but not enough for me to buy the other books.
Michael Tinker Pearce is a world reknowned sword and knife maker, a student of Historic European Martial Arts He is married to his co author Linda Pearce and lives in Seattle with far too many dogs and cats He is currently involved with the Foreworld Saga and co wrote The Shield Maiden from that series The couple have released their first full length novel, Diaries of a Dwarven Rifleman, an