Books set in 8th C

Brotherband: The Outcasts

Style: Average → Good

Attitude: Unobjectionable → Positive

Hal is left leading the third of the year's brotherbands: all those not chosen for the other two bands.

Courage and wit in overcoming prejudice and disadvantage. Teamwork vs Selfishness. Competence vs brute force.

Adventure, Boys, Fantasy, Friendship

Ninny's Boat

Style: Good

Attitude: Positive

Ninny, an 8th century boy, leaves with the people he has grown up with when their land is flooded.