Historical Fiction
epub |rus | 2009-10-15 | Author:Linda Buckley-Archer [Buckley-Archer, Linda]

CHAPTER FIFTEEN The Law of Temporal Osmosis In which Kate makes a scientific discovery and keeps company with The Tar Man on his boat It took Kate an unbearably long ...
( Category: Medieval June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-07 | Author:Mary Pope Osborne [Osborne, Mary Pope]

Jack nodded to Annie. Annie raised the magic Irish whistle to her lips and began to play. Strange, sweet music came from the whistle. The music was both sad and ...
( Category: Chapter Books June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:F. E. Higgins [Higgins, F. E.]

Jeremiah set aside his plate, the meal only half eaten, and slouched back into his chair. He had no appetite. He was too depressed to look at his books; not ...
( Category: Europe June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-12 | Author:Stein, Evaleen [Stein, Evaleen]

CHAPTER VII The Tournament IT was the day of the tournament and every one in the castle was up at dawn. Breakfast was soon over, and then, while the rest ...
( Category: Medieval June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-08 | Author:Cowles, Julia Darrow [Cowles, Julia Darrow]

CHAPTER X A Vacancy Filled THE next few days were days of intense excitement for the boys. They were preparing for the war game in which two companies of Spartan ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:F. E. Higgins [F. E. Higgins]

Chapter Twenty-One A Tale and a Deal ‘The murder of Uncle Fabian has its roots in the past. When my mother said she wished to marry a southerner it caused ...
( Category: Europe June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-13 | Author:Weston, W. H. [Weston, W. H.]

CORIOLANUS AND THE MATRONS OF ROME 'O mother!' cried he, as he raised her from the ground and tenderly pressed her hand, 'what is this that you have done? You ...
( Category: Europe June 7,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-02-15 | Author:Peter Lerangis [Lerangis, Peter]

93 "Typo," Nellie said. "Should be two Hs, not three." "Churchill was a Cahill," Amy said. "A Lucian." "And the document was from Pretoria --as in 'Marching to Pretoria,'" Dan ...
( Category: Historical Fiction June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-08 | Author:Cowles, Julia Darrow [Cowles, Julia Darrow]

CHAPTER VIII The Great Procession THE procession started at sunrise. Hiero and Duris, as victors in the races, were to march; Hermippos and Phorion would ride on horseback; and Harmonia ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-24 | Author:Monica Kulling

8 — The Fossil Shop It was two weeks since Joe’s discovery. Ma was busy with a customer when Mary and Joe burst through the door. The day after Mary ...
( Category: Europe May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-20 | Author:Helen Peters [Helen Peters]

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN A Letter Robbie took no notice of Jacob’s threat. He was rummaging in the bushes where Jacob had hurled his book. Now he emerged, the book in his ...
( Category: Historical Fiction May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-20 | Author:Patricia Reilly Giff

eighteen It was warmer the next morning; icicles dripped from the kitchen window, and a pale sun, like a lemon drop, appeared over the back field. I sat at the ...
( Category: Europe May 21,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-03-31 | Author:Stein, Tammar [Stein, Tammar]

Chapter Ten Irony I wake up in the middle of the night in a sudden rush, not sure what’s wrong. The room is pitch black, our window covered in a ...
( Category: Military & Wars May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-20 | Author:Robert J. Harris [Robert J. Harris]

Inside it was as busy as a market and just as noisy. The walls of the large room were made of plain, discoloured brick, and the whole place was lit ...
( Category: Europe May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-20 | Author:Zana Fraillon

The soldiers came at night. By morning, only two people remained in the town. One of them was Oto. He had been knocked on the head by the butt of ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania May 21,2017 )