The Eagle of the Ninth

The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again.

The Eagle of the Ninth

The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. It's a mystery that's never been solved, until now . . . Marcus has to find out what happened to his father, who led the legion. So he sets out into the unknown, on a quest so dangerous that nobody expects him to return.

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The Eagle of the Ninth
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Rosemary Sutcliff
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-09 - Publisher: Square Fish

The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. It's a mystery that's never been solved, until now . . . Marcus has to find out what happened to his father, who led the
The Silver Branch
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Rosemary Sutcliff
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press - Children

Violence and unrest are sweeping through Roman Britain. Justin and Flavius find themselves caught up in the middle of it all when they discover a plot to overthrow the Emperor. In fear for their lives they gather together a tattered band of men and lead them into the thick of
The Eagle
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Rosemary Sutcliff
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-04 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

An ALA Notable Children’s Book, The Eagle is the first in Rosemary Sutcliff’s Carnegie Medal-winning Roman Britain Trilogy—and the basis for the film starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, and Donald Sutherland. The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again. Thousands of men disappeared
The Lantern Bearers
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Rosemary Sutcliff
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-18 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Threatened by a tide of invaders, the last of the Roman Auxiliaries are to leave Britain forever. But Aquila, a young legionnaire, chooses to stay behind, in order to join the fight to save his native land. The Lantern Bearers is the winner of the 1959 Carnegie Medal in Literature.
The Eagle of the Ninth Chronicles
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rosemary Sutcliff
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press - Children

The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of northern Britain-and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. It's a mystery that's never been solved, until now . . . So begins the story of The Eagle of the Ninth, set against a