Discover the age of the Vikings with the Fact Cat! A charming introduction to early history for young children as the illustrated 'Fact Cat' character leads the reader on a trail through the book helping them to discover answers to key questions about Viking times. Find out where the Vikings came from and how far they travelled; what they ate and what they believed, and many more amazing facts about the Vikings in Britain.
Read all about Early Britons with the Fact Cat! The Viking age began in around 700 CE and during this time, boatloads of raiders and settlers came to Britain to find new lands and steal treasure. At the time, Britain was ruled by the Anglo Saxons. They fought back against the Viking invaders and you can read all about their struggles for power.
Follow the Fact Cat on a journey through Viking England; find out where and how they lived, what they ate and what they believed in. Learn how we know about the lives of the Vikings with the evidence of artefacts and ancient sites that have been discovered.
Simple quiz questions at the back help readers to remember what they've just read.
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Broad-ranging appeal for nursery age through to Key Stage 2.