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Stuart Hill

  • 4 stars across 14 books
    Stuart Hill is the author of the Icemark series of historical fantasy novels and winner of the inaugural Watersone's Children's Book Prize. Published in 18 languages, Stuart visits many schools to talk about his background, his books and being a writer, as well as enthusing about history and learning. Stuart was born and brought up in Leicester where he lives with his partner and their two cats.
    14th September 2018

    Ancient Wonders - Then & Now

    Ancient Wonders - Then & Now introduces children to some of history's most famous civilisations and the amazin... More

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    6th June 2013

    The Cry of the Icemark

    When her father dies nobly in battle, fourteen-year-old Thirrin becomes Queen of the Icemark, a tiny kingdom for e... More

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    4th September 2014

    Richard III

    I Was There... is a perfect introduction for younger readers into stories from the past, allowing children to ima... More

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    7th May 2007

    Blade of Fire

    Twenty years have passed since the tiny kingdom of the Icemark last defended itself from invasion. Now the imperia... More

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    29th September 2015

    Counting Sheep and Other Stories

    There are three stories in this book, for younger readers to take a look. About counting sheep and buying a car, and a ... More

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    6th June 2013

    The Prince of the Icemark

    When his brother, the King, is killed in battle, Prince Redrought must rally his people and learn to defend the ti... More

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    1st July 2008

    The Last Battle of the Icemark

    With her murderous daughter, Medea, banished to the spirit world, Queen Thirrin's tiny kindom of Icemark has enjoyed a t... More

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    8th September 2016

    Shield Maiden

    The story of King Alfred's daughter Aetheflaed the King battles the Vikings. The gripping story of King Alfred's daught... More

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    1st September 2016

    Fire! Fire!

    Fire! Fire! tells the story of a young boy trapped in London as the Great Fire takes hold. Now ov... More

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    6th September 2018

    The First King of England: The Story of Athelstan

    The Saxon King Athelstan is trying to unite the kingdom of England for the first time, aided by his body-servant Edwin, ... More

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