Here are thirty two classic Norse myths that bring the ancient Viking world to life. Beautifully retold these tales vividly depict the courage, cruelty and passions that were the hallmarks of the old Norse world.
KEVIN CROSSLEY-HOLLAND is a poet, translator, playwright, and award-winning author of children's books. Honors he has received include the Guardian Children's Fiction Award and the Tir Na n-Og Award. His King Arthur trilogy has sold more than a million copies and has been translated into twenty-five languages. An Honorary Fellow of St. Edmund Hall, Oxford, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, he lives in East Anglia.