Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2018-10-09 | Author:Robin Bridges

We paused in front of a golden statue of a fierce-looking lion-headed goddess. “That is Sekhmet,” Danilo said quietly. “Both a deity of war and of medicine.” I stared at ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 16,2020 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2019-12-31 | Author:Lois Ruby

Chapter 22 Friday, May 15 “For heaven’s sake, Marty, put that confounded bugle away!” Mom cries. Sheesh, I’ve only played about three wrong notes . . . out of six. ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-03 | Author:Marthe Jocelyn & Isabelle Follath

CHAPTER 16 A PROFITABLE EXCHANGE CONSTABLE RUSHTON’S TONGUE, broad and pink, met the white dust for a tentative appraisal. At first touch, the taste was slightly sweet, but as he ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-24 | Author:Alisha Sevigny

The next morning, I check on Ky, who seems to be much improved. Ahmes had given me some juniper and marjoram oils, which I administer with a gentle scalp massage ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Polly Horvath

THE LETTERS At lunch Sina gave Zebediah his letter and off he trotted upstairs, presumably to read it. Winifred and I were in near despair. If we followed him to ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 16,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-12-10 | Author:Peters, Scott [Peters, Scott]

Chapter 14 A Meager Meal Zet, Kat and Padus ran from the house. They tore through the streets, all caution gone. It may have only been a few minutes. To ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Ed Bradley

I followed her inside, and she made enough noise to make certain Mama and Pops knew we were there. They came down the hall in their nightclothes and stood in ...
( Category: Historical Fiction March 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2002-07-15 | Author:HEATHER VOGEL FREDERICK

Ten “Oh pilot, ’tis a fearful night; There’s danger on the deep. I’ll come and pace the deck with thee; I do not dare to sleep.” “Go down, go down,” ...
( Category: Exploration & Discoveries March 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Cornelia Meigs [Meigs, Cornelia]

* * * CHAPTER VII THE PORTRAIT OF CICELY If Janet had needed any further clue to Anthony Crawford's character, she would have had it in the sudden trembling terror ...
( Category: United States March 10,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Dean Hughes

CHAPTER 10 On the day after Christmas, Spence’s battalion boarded trucks and moved north, closer to the front. The truck drivers dropped the men off, threw off some equipment, and ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 8,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-10-11 | Author:Matthew Olshan

Never had land looked so beautiful. A great crowd was there to welcome them. “Look, Henry! We made it to France,” said Jeffries. “We’re home, Henri!” said Blanchard. But the ...
( Category: Exploration & Discoveries March 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gloria Whelan

11 At last we were to see the prince, and Father was to have his moment of glory. The prince was to drive in state to the Victoria Memorial. There ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-10 | Author:Nikki Shannon Smith

CHAPTER SIX April 15, 1912 Early Monday, 1:15 a.m. “Pauline! Pauline!” Noelle ran aimlessly around the deck, calling her friend’s name. She bumped into people, but most of them ignored ...
( Category: Holocaust February 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-06 | Author:Mary Pope Osborne & AG Ford

Erikson rowed on. He steered the boat between sheets of floating ice. Two ringed seals rested on one sheet. Seagulls were perched on another. “Look, a reindeer!” said Annie. Through ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-13 | Author:Tamara Bundy

In spite of being used as a living hankie, Buster had fallen asleep in Ricky’s lap by the time I figured out the telegram. I kept my voice soft, almost ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 16,2020 )