Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2013-11-25 | Author:Paul Dowswell [Dowswell, Paul]

The Venlo Snatch It was October 21, 1939, and World War Two had just begun. In Zutphen, a town in neutral Holland, rain drummed down on the roof of a ...
( Category: Military & Wars February 15,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-01-02 | Author:Gary Northfield

( Category: Ancient Civilizations February 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-09 | Author:Jessica Scott Kerrin

* * * Arno rocked back in his chair. The mess he had made emptying the kitchen drawers was still on the counters, and Buddy’s scuff marks still marred the ...
( Category: Exploration & Discoveries January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Chris Lynch

We left San Diego Harbor the second week of June 1950. We were a ten-man contingent carved out of the larger Underwater Demolition Team Three and were traveling along as ...
( Category: Military & Wars January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-16 | Author:Patrice Caraway [Caraway, Patrice]

NIGHTMARES Thank the Mother, Ulgog’s hut was on the far side of the camp enabling me to disappear unnoticed through the trees. Although it was night the moon shined high ...
( Category: Historical Fiction January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch [Forchuk Skrypuch, Marsha]

It was nearly dusk on the last Monday of September and we needed more water. “Go with your sister, Krystia,” said Mama. “I don’t like either of you being out ...
( Category: Military & Wars January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-16 | Author:Sharon Gosling [Sharon Gosling]

There was a moment of absolute silence. Then Clara gave a high laugh. “That’s the most absurd thing I’ve ever heard! How completely ridiculous!” “No, it’s not,” said Luciana. She ...
( Category: Historical Fiction December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-24 | Author:Marcus Sutter

A whuff echoed out of the cave, and Delta trotted out, looking pleased with herself. “Look at you, checking it out ahead of us!” Juliette laughed, feeling a little warmer ...
( Category: Military & Wars December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-11 | Author:A. B. Greenfield & Sarah Horne

I darted to the left, but it was too late. A whole pack of tiny humans had surrounded me. I’ve spent enough time with Pharaoh’s children to know what would ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-30 | Author:Monique Polak

TWENTY Jeanette is singing us a song that was one of her mother’s favorites. “It’s called ‘On the Sunny Side of the Street.’” She swivels her shoulders as she sings ...
( Category: Historical Fiction December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Padraic Colum

III Now one day when Owen sat in his hall in the city of Caerleon, there came toward him a maiden upon a bay horse, with a curling mane and ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-31 | Author:Sharon McKay

Chapter 14 Shadow of the Sky White-hot terror pinioned them in place. Neither drew a breath. And then Yasmine said, “We cannot wear these burkas. They attract attention. They are ...
( Category: Military & Wars December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-18 | Author:Chris Bradford [Bradford, Chris]

Immobilized by the pillory, Jack was helpless. In one easy swipe of the sword, the plague doctor could sever his head from his torso, along with both his hands for ...
( Category: Historical Fiction December 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Linda Newbery [Newbery, Linda]

She tried to do it in paint – to show the blackness of space, pricked by points of light as far as the eye could see, and the mystery of ...
( Category: Africa December 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-19 | Author:Christy Lenzi

CHAPTER 16 The following morning while Mistress sleeps, I stick gold pieces from the cave into my sash and hurry with Jamal to the bathhouse. I have a plan to ...
( Category: Historical Fiction November 20,2019 )