Synopses & Reviews
Jack is an apprentice bard just beginning to learn the secrets of his mysterious master when he and his little sister are captured by Viking chief Olaf One-Brow and taken to the court of Ivar the Boneless. Ivar is married to a half-troll named Frith, an evil and unpredictable queen with a strange power over her husband's court. When Jack is sent to the kingdom of the trolls in order to find a magical well, he is accompanied by Thorgill, a 12-year-old shield maiden who wants to be a berserker when she grows up. As their quest goes on, they are swept into a mystical and exciting adventure.