Military & Wars
epub |eng | | Author:David A. Adler

12 All I Think About Is Mom The next morning, Dad is standing by the window with a cup of coffee. He’s still wearing pajamas. “The appointment is this afternoon, ...
( Category: Military & Wars June 23,2014 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-30 | Author:Alan Madison [MADISON, ALAN]

My hand was already up as Ms. Pitcher turned from the blackboard where she had just pink-chalk-written 4 x 4 = ______. “Esme?” “We didn’t finish talking about what we ...
( Category: Military & Wars June 5,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-04-25 | Author:Gary D. Schmidt

February is a can't-decide-what-it-wants-to-be month on Long Island. What's left of any snow has melted into brown slush and runs in dirty ridges alongside the street gutters. The grass is ...
( Category: Military & Wars May 6,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-01-01 | Author:Michael Morpurgo [Morpurgo, Michael]

Two I remember standing there in Aunt Lotti’s kitchen watching this confrontation, and feeling very confused. I could not understand how Mutti could be like this. It seemed to me ...
( Category: Europe April 28,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2009-03-23 | Author:Hahn, Mary Downing [Hahn, Mary Downing]

Elizabeth stumbled on "nipperkin" and giggled. "'Wet right many a nipperkin'? What does that mean?" "Drink a mug of beer," Stuart said, "a half-pint like in England." That made us ...
( Category: Military & Wars April 28,2014 )
epub |eng | 2003-05-19 | Author:Mary Downing Hahn [Hahn, Mary Downing]

"All clean and fresh and ready to be tucked into bed." Aunt Hester smiled broadly and gave us each a small kiss. "Come this way." Aunt Esther led us to ...
( Category: Military & Wars April 28,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2014-04-01 | Author:Smith, Lindsay [Smith, Lindsay]

CHAPTER 23 PAVEL, MY GUARD, hovers over me. Watching him is like hearing an echo; his face trails behind his movements, and his words dot his face like breath in ...
( Category: Military & Wars April 9,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-04-01 | Author:John Marsden [Marsden, John]

Chapter Ten There was a hint of light in the eastern sky. Or was it my imagination? I’d looked for dawn so many times already, but with no satisfaction. Homer ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania March 27,2014 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-01 | Author:Robert Muchamore [Muchamore, Robert]

* * * 10SS, or Schutzstaffel – the elite military division of the Nazi party. SS personnel were selected on grounds of racial purity and fanatical devotion to Hitler. CHAPTER ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 27,2014 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-15 | Author:Robert Muchamore [Muchamore, Robert]

Part Two 14 June 1940 – 15 June 1940 By 11 June the French Government had left Paris and German forces were within ten kilometres of the city. Fearing a ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 27,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2005-01-01 | Author:Marcus Sedgwick [Sedgwick, Marcus]

45 The crossing seemed to take a lifetime. Millie assumed that we were going to stick together, and I have to admit I was glad of her companionship. Besides, without ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 27,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-01-01 | Author:Paul Dowswell [Dowswell, Paul]

Eddie checked his watch. An hour had passed. Clearly the Huns were not sending any of their men up this autumnal morning. He felt his chances ebbing away. Four Huns. ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 27,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Marsden [Marsden, John]

We three went to our right, towards Lee and Fi. The distance from our positions to the edge of the firebreak was probably a bit greater than if we'd gone ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania March 27,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2007-10-30 | Author:Paul Gallico [Gallico, Paul]

His last words were repeating themselves in her head as though he had said them again: "This is her home now—of her own free will." The delicate tendrils of her ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Linda Sue Park [Park, Linda Sue]

No one in the group had eaten anything for two days. Their water was nearly gone. Only the vision of leaving the desert kept them moving through the heat and ...
( Category: Military & Wars March 26,2014 )