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In the second Blackwell Pages book — an enthralling, fast-paced series that draws on Norse mythology — three young heroes, who are modern-day descendants of Thor and Loki, take on monstrous beasts and powerful enemies to save the world. Highly recommended by Eoin Colfer.
Recommended by Richard C., Powells.com

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Seven kids, Thor's hammer, and a whole lot of Valkyries are the only things standing against the end of the world.

When thirteen-year-old Matt Thorsen, a modern day descendant of the Norse god Thor, was chosen to represent Thor in an epic battle to prevent the apocalypse he thought he knew how things would play out. Gather the descendants standing in for gods like Loki and Odin, defeat a giant serpent, and save the world. No problem, right?

But the descendants' journey grinds to a halt when their friend and descendant Baldwin is poisoned and killed and Matt, Fen, and Laurie must travel to the Underworld in the hopes of saving him. But that's only their first stop on their journey to reunite the challengers, find Thor's hammer, and stop the apocalypse — a journey filled with enough tooth-and-nail battles and larger-than-life monsters to make Matt a legend in his own right.

Authors K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr return to Blackwell in the epic sequel to Loki's Wolves with more explosive action, adventure and larger-than-life Norse legends.

Review:

"This sequel stands by itself, as essential details of the first are neatly woven throughout. Intense action, well-crafted scenes and humor-laced dialogue add up to a sure winner....What Riordan has done for Greek and Egyptian mythology, Armstrong and Marr are doing for Norse myths...A Hel of a good read." Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

K.L. Armstrong & M.A. Marr had been friends for several years and found themselves spending hours talking about mythology and monsters. One sleepy morning, they realized that M.A.'s second last name is Norwegian. (The similarity between that name and "Midgard Serpent" is totally coincidental.) With that link, in addition to K.L.'s love for tackling creatures in video games when not writing (and sometimes when she's supposed to be writing), their monster and myth fixation, and the books they read with their eleven- to thirteen-year-old sons, they knew they had to write the Blackwell Pages.

K.L. Armstong and M.A. Marr invite you to visit them at www.blackwellpages.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316204989
Author:
K. L. Armstrong and M. A. Marr
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Author:
Armstrong, Kelley
Author:
Armstrong, K. L.
Author:
Marr, M. A.
Subject:
Children s-General
Publication Date:
20140531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English

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Product details pages Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - English 9780316204989 Reviews:
"Staff Pick" by ,

In the second Blackwell Pages book — an enthralling, fast-paced series that draws on Norse mythology — three young heroes, who are modern-day descendants of Thor and Loki, take on monstrous beasts and powerful enemies to save the world. Highly recommended by Eoin Colfer.

"Review" by , "This sequel stands by itself, as essential details of the first are neatly woven throughout. Intense action, well-crafted scenes and humor-laced dialogue add up to a sure winner....What Riordan has done for Greek and Egyptian mythology, Armstrong and Marr are doing for Norse myths...A Hel of a good read."
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