Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2016-03-22 | Author:Renée Ahdieh [Ahdieh, Renée]

A SUNSET STROLL THIS WOULD NOT END WELL. Of that, Despina was certain. But her current reservations were of little consequence. She would not show the young captain of the ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations March 23,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2014-05-27 | Author:Mary Pope Osborne [Osborne, Mary Pope]

Jack hoped that Annie wouldn’t get impatient in all the chaos and leave her seat to look for him. They’d never find each other if they were both moving around! ...
( Category: Mexico March 22,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2014-01-07 | Author:Mary Pope Osborne [Osborne, Mary Pope]

Annie turned and saw the jackals running toward her. “Oh, no!” she cried. Shrieking, Koku leapt from Annie’s arms and bounded across the dry, cracked ground. When the jackals saw ...
( Category: Chapter Books March 22,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Valerie Wilding [Wilding, Valerie]

June 22nd We have set up an alarm system, for when Ned is in Keeper’s Cottage. Last night, under cover of darkness, Ned made a pen for Jack, in a ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2001-04-22 | Author:Richard Peck [Peck, Richard]

10 I WAS EVERYWHERE at once that next day, except at school. Not knowing when Professor Regis would turn up at the Odd Fellows Hall, I had to be there ...
( Category: Spine-Chilling Horror March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-29 | Author:Dan Gutman

Isabel, Luke, and David didn’t know it yet, but I’ll tell you, reader. This house belonged to David Wills, a thirty-three-year-old lawyer and a prominent citizen of the town. It ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 14,2016 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2012-02-09 | Author:Lois Lowry

It is quieter than summer. There are no animal sounds, no bird-waking noises; even the occasional leaf that falls within our vision does so in silence, spiraling slowly down to ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Beth Fantaskey

Chapter 51 MAUDE’S HANDWRITING WAS TERRIBLE, probably because she was used to taking notes on her little pad, writing too quickly to be neat, but I could tell that she’d ...
( Category: 1900s March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-19 | Author:Maggie Hall

CHAPTER 17 Once we’d gotten to the dock, I’d told Stellan I wanted to stop and get pastries, and he just shrugged and left me alone. Back at the boat, ...
( Category: Europe March 9,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-25 | Author:Jordan Stratford

“What do we do now?” Ada whispered. “Wait” came Lizzie’s reply. The girls waited. Ada kept her mouth shut, for fear she might drown. After forever, she heard the latch ...
( Category: Europe February 15,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Fournier, Martin

EACH TIME ORINHA found sleep, a frightening dream hit him: an enemy cracked his skull open, he fell into a precipice, the Erie devoured him. He woke up with a ...
( Category: Europe February 15,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2016-01-25 | Author:Gavriel Savit

Anna was woken by the sound of something very close to her head. It squeaked and clicked, like an ungreased device of metal, and before she even opened her eyes, ...
( Category: Military & Wars February 15,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sam Angus [Angus, Sam]

Chapter Twenty-Three After the race Pa had written to Wolfie that the fame of Hero had reached even the darkest corner of London, and that Pa sat purring like a ...
( Category: Europe February 15,2016 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-26 | Author:Elizabeth Laird [Laird, Elizabeth]

No one told me what was happening on the day we went aboard the Feroze, the ship that would take us up the Red Sea to Suez. Gebre was busy ...
( Category: Africa February 15,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-05 | Author:Dove Winters [Winters, Dove]

Sixteen I have never craved mead more in my life. My legs shake and my skin is moist all over. The veil is keeping fresh air from reaching my mouth ...
( Category: Medieval February 15,2016 )