by Matthew J. Kirby
Summary: Solveig, her little brother, and her beautiful older sister are forced to live in a hidden fortress with a band of warriors while their father, the king, is away at war. As winter drags on and supplies dwindle, it becomes clear that there is a traitor among them. Solveig is determined to discover the truth before the treachery is the demise of them all.
Read Icefall if you:
- like Norse mythology and ancient tales of vikings and berserker warriors
- have ever felt insignificant or unable to stand out in a crowd (even your own family)
- enjoyed Sea of Trolls (Nancy Farmer), the Ranger's Apprentice series (John Flanagan), or Heroes of the Valley (Jonathan Stroud)
- believe in the power of a good story