Black Fox of Lorne by Marguerite de Angeli

Black Fox of Lorne

By Marguerite de Angeli
Level 8

This wonderful Newbery Honor novel is out of print but worth finding if you can. The plot is engaging, and the writing has very high literary, moral, and educational value. In the tenth century, two Viking twins shipwreck on the Scottish coast. When one of the twins finds himself in the hands of enemies, a series of adventures are set in motion. This wholesome book contains messages about faith, Christianity, forgiveness, mercy, loyalty, and strong family bonds.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region Europe
Period 10th Century
Genre Historical Fiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Hard to Find
  • Top Picks
  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 5 Literary Value
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