Rough-souled Brandr’s ready for a new life far from Uppsala, but the Viking has a final task —protect the slave, Sestra. Her life's full of hardship…until she learns the location of a treasure. With war coming, stealing the enemy's riches will save lives, but only one man can defend her —the fierce Viking scout, Brandr.
The two have always traded taunts, now they must share trust. Passions flare as secrets unfold, leading one to make a daring sacrifice on their quest To Find a Viking Treasure
- Original Title:To Find a Viking Treasure (Norse #2)
- Author:Gina Conkle
- Rating:8.78 / 10
Uppsala, the throne seat in the Viking kingdom of Svea
“You’ve been sold.”
“What?” Sestra’s pitcher plopped into a barrel of ale.
“To a man of Uppsala.” Lady Mardred raised her voice above the din and rescued the bobbing vessel. “Or Gotland. I’m not sure.”
The matron set the pitcher on a table where leeks awaited slicing. Lady Mardred cleaned her hands with quick, efficient swipes. Thralls came and went in her life. It was the Viking way.
Raw-boned men crammed into the longhouse, their coarse voices booming off smoke-hazed rafters. Warriors, farmers, fishermen. The kind of men to charge first into a fight and last to leave. All had gathered to have their say and argue who should be king. Ill-winds had come to Uppsala, the throne seat of the Viking kingdom of Svea. King Olof was freshl...