Njal’s Saga




Njal’s Saga
Leifur Eiricksson, 432 pages
Written in the thirteenth century, Njal’Saga is a story that explores human problems – from failed marriages to divided loyalties, from the law’inability to curb human passions to the terrible consequences when decent men and women are swept up in a tide of violence beyond their control. It is populated by complex characters like Gunnar of Hlidarendi, a powerful warrior with an aversion to killing, and Mord Valgardsson. Full of dreams, strange prophecies, violent power struggles, and fragile peace agreements, Njal’Saga tells the compelling story of a fifty-year blood feud, driven by passions familiar to us all.


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