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The Eagle of the Ninth Trilogy

Three stunning novels about Roman Britain written for children by Rosemary Sutcliff, one the most acclaimed children's writers of the twentieth century

 
  • Rosemary Sutcliff is an internationally-acclaimed writer and has won many awards as well as receiving the OBE and the CBE
  • The Eagle of the Ninth is now the subject of a major film, The Eagle
  • Exciting, historical adventure stories which will appeal to girl and boys, as well as to many adults
  • Over a million copies of The Eagle of the Ninth have been sold worldwide
  • eBooks available
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Reviews

  • ‘Decades later, I can still hear echoes of The Eagle of the Ninth in my head: the chink of mail, the tired beat of the legionaries’ feet.’

    Independent

  • ‘these tales of Roman Britain have yet to be surpassed for their unpatronising prose and adult dangers. Sutcliff makes Classics and archaeology uniquely thrilling for children’

    The Times

  • ‘A beautifully written and exciting tale of a young man’s mission to save the reputation of his dead father’

    Simon Scarrow, Big Issue

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The Eagle of the Ninth

The Eagle of the Ninth: Centenary Edition

A new centenary edition of a celebrated classic.

Author Rosemary Sutcliff


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978-0-19-277759-1

Paperback | 05/11/2020

Price:  £8.99

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The Eagle of the Ninth Chronicles

The Eagle of the Ninth Chronicles

Three outstanding books in one edition by a world-renowned author

Rosemary Sutcliff


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978-0-19-278998-3

Paperback | 03/06/2010

Price:  £12.99

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The Lantern Bearers

The Lantern Bearers

A tireless quest for revenge in this Carnegie Medal-winning book - the final part in Rosemary Sutcliff's outstanding The Eagle of the Ninth trilogy

Rosemary Sutcliff
Charles Keeping


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978-0-19-275506-3

Paperback | 01/02/2007

Price:  £8.99

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The Silver Branch

The Silver Branch

Intrigue, plotting, and battles in the second of Rosemary Sutcliff's best-selling trilogy which began with The Eagle of the Ninth

Rosemary Sutcliff
Charles Keeping


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978-0-19-275505-6

Paperback | 01/02/2007

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The Eagle of the Ninth Trilogy