Tag Archives : Norse Mythology

Norse Gods Have Their Day


It is a good turn when Norse gods have their day and in graphic novel format no less!  I am insanely biased, being Norwegian and being named after a Norse goddess, but in the end who can blame me?  These stories are exciting, full of colorful characters, action-packed and pretty funny at times.  I give those Vikings mad props. Don’t…

Even Vikings Can Have Trouble the First Day of School


It may be hard to believe, but even Vikings can have trouble the first day of school.  Yes, the Norwegian in me makes this a must read for back to school but even those who were not named after a goddess in Norse mythology can appreciate the messages of sharing and friendship. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on…

Book on Norse Mythology


If you have a fan of the new Magnus Chase series by Rick Riordan, do I have the perfect holiday gift for you!  This book is a part of the official companion books produced to supplement the series.  It is written in the same humorous, slightly irreverent and sarcastic tone of the original series, making a book on Norse mythology anything…

Epic Fantasy Adventure


The book I am profiling today was an omission in my kid lit arsenal.  It was one of those stories that I knew I should read, but there was always a book in front of it that seemed more compelling.  Well, as I was cataloging my recently completed stories, I realized that I had a hole in the fantasy/adventure genre,…