The exciting story of two Irish children who are kidnapped by Vikings and brought to Norway to work as slaves. This young-adult novel provides a powerful picture of how the Vikings carried out their raids. It's also a wonderful adventure story! Later in the sequel, Escape From the Vikings, these clever children manage to escape and make their way back to Ireland. These gripping novels will transport readers back in time with their it details of life in the Viking age. Written by award-winning Norwegian author Torill Thorstad Hauger. Ages 9 -12 (and up!). Paperback.