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Mary of the Mayflower
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Scrivener Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Mary's world changes forever when her father announces that they will join the Pilgrims traveling to the New World in search of more freedom and a better life. She must leave her older sisters and friends, and even her cat. With only the clothes on her back and her grandmother's locket, Mary joins her parents aboard the Mayflower and starts the dangerous journey across the Atlantic Ocean.
Amanda's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Amanda had just turned twelve when the mean-spirited servant Jane arrived at her colonial plantation household, full of dark hints and dire predictions about Amanda's future and her past. Could Jane's terrible words be right? Risking everything she'd ever known, Amanda sets forth to learn the truth.
The Wampum Exchange
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Rosemary McKinley has written a young adult historical novella, The Wampum Exchange, set in 1650, Southold, New York. A twelve-year-old boy has a chance meeting with a Native American boy and their worlds connect in a most interesting way. The tale is told through their daily lives, giving the reader a glimpse into life in early America. Middle grade readers would enjoy this book.
Between the Lines: A Revolutionary War Slave’s Journey to Freedom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by White Mane Publishing, Co., Inc.. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Twelve-year-old Cassie, a mixed-race slave, is caught between the color lines in eighteenth-century Revolutionary War Virginia. She escapes slavery finding refuge with the British Army only to be cast out of Yorktown between the battle lines during the last great battle for American Independence. With her future in the balance, she must decide whether or not to reveal her true identity.
The Haunted House on Walnut Street
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
For thousands of years a select group of people have been given the unique ability to travel through time. You may not know it, but you might have encountered one or two of them in your life. Most are usually good. However some of them, guided by villainous intentions, have taken advantage of this special gift and have attempted to alter life as we know it. Can they be stopped?
Jamestown: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The weather is starting to get very cold. It is December of 1607, and Captain John Smith is one of the men who are in charge of the Jamestown colony. Things are not going well. They have been in America for about eight months, and winter is almost here. Even so, they have hardly any food, their living conditions are poor, and they did not have time to plant any crops in the time since they
A Tea Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Chelsea is having trouble with her fifth grade history homework. Theodora, the magic cat, offers to take both Chelsea and her friend Robby back to the time of the Boston Tea Party. Theodora helps them while they learn about the Boston Tea Party and have an adventure in old Boston.
Home on Stoney Creek
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Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The cry for freedom is spreading through the colonies calling many people to war, but Sarah's family feels called to a new, untamed wilderness called Kentucky. Kentucky doesn't feel much like freedom to Sarah, however, with its harsh living conditions and non-stop Indian raids. She can't understand why God didn't answer her prayers to stay in Virginia, and she vows she'll return some day.