5 books — 5 voters
In the history of Great Britain, Anglo-Saxon England refers to the historical land roughly corresponding to present-day England, as it existed from the 5th to the 11th century, but not including Devon until the 9th century.
Penguin Legends from the Ancient North
12 books — 2 voters
YA and Children's Historical Fiction – Anglo-Saxons
29 books — 2 voters
Fiction set in 5th to 10th centuries
149 books — 76 voters
“ Cwædon þæt he wære wyruld-cyninga, manna mildust ond mon-ðwærust, leodum liðost ond lof-geornost. ”
“ I’ve always like Medieval literature. As a young girl I read mythologies and Norse legends, that sort of thing. I loved Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. While I was studying at Middle Tennessee State University for doctoral program I came in contact with more ancient literature. I examined older literature more seriously which intrigued and fascinated me very much; I was drawn to it. For the book I used all my own translations of Beowulf from my doctorate. Culture is contained in language, if yo ...more ”
[close] This is a group for books about Old English and Anglo-Saxon culture and languages. Various books on the subject will be mentioned and discussed.
3 members, last active 5 years ago
This page was created in hopes to bring like-minded people together and share their passion for …more
[close] This page was created in hopes to bring like-minded people together and share their passion for the story Beowulf.
2 members, last active 6 years ago
This is a place for us to enjoy sharing interesting books on our native European history, cultur…more
[close] This is a place for us to enjoy sharing interesting books on our native European history, culture and spirituality, good websites, free ebooks, and other Odinist resources with one another.
17 members, last active 7 years ago
[close] Up for peoples book prize... I Recommend highly this debut novel, Widurok, is a time-travel story set in Essex across two very different eras: the present day and the age of the Anglo-Saxons. > Read the synopsis and if you like the synopsis then leave a comment https://peoplesbookprize.com/winter-2018/widurok/
1 member, last active 2 years ago