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Thorfinn and the Awful Invasion

David MacPhail
Richard Morgan


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Range: Young Kelpies Paperback 136 pages 50 b/w illustrations 196 x 158 mm ISBN: 9781782501589 Publication date: 20 August 2015

You might think all Vikings are rough, tough, mean hairy and smelly. But Thorfinn is no ordinary Viking!

Fed up with Thorfinn's too-nice ways, his dad, Harald the Skull-Splitter, sends his son on a voyage to Scotland to earn his gruesome Viking name.

Will Thorfinn the Nicest Viking avoid being thrown overboard?

P.S. Also contains snarling, axe throwing and scones with jam.

Thorfinn and the Awful Invasion


David MacPhail left home at eighteen to travel the world and have adventures. After working as a chicken wrangler, a ghost-tour guide and a waiter on a tropical island, he now has the sensible job of writing about yetis and Vikings. At home in Perthshire,…

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Richard Morgan was born and raised by goblins on the Yorkshire moors. He has painted backgrounds for Disney TV and now writes and illustrates children’s books. He lives in Cambridge, England, and has a family of goblins of his own.

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