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The Boarding House
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
The lives of eleven-year-old Emmie Hynes and her twelve-year-old brother, Conrad are changed forever when a tragic mining accident kills their beloved Papa. Forced to bid a numb farewell to their home and friends in Butte, Montana, they move with their mama into a dilapidated boarding house in Philipsburg, a small town across the mountains.
The No-No Boys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Tai Shimoda’s family has lost everything. Like many other Japanese-Americans at the start of World War II, Tai’s family has been forced to leave their home and move to a desolate camp surrounded by barbed wire. When Tai’s brother joins the No-Nos to protest their treatment, Tai must decide where he stands.
A Story for History #1: The mystery of Homo habilis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory
An illustrated initiative to make our past fascinating to the young minds. In this book #1 we talk in brief about one of our ancestors who lived 2 million years ago.
Wave Me Good-Bye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction
As the only Jewish girl in her New York neighborhood, Miriam Liebler has a lot on her mind. Her brother will soon join the fight and her Jewish relatives in Europe have simply disappeared. No one understands her worries until she meets Christopher, an orphan whisked to America to escape the deadly bombings in London. Will their friendship survive, though, when trouble brews?
Doing My Part
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Helen Marshall’s mother is hurt and can’t work and her favorite cousin ships off to fight in World War II, Helen takes a job at a war factory to support her family. When she steps up to help a mysterious German immigrant, she realizes the true sacrifices of war.
Billy Cooper's Awesome Nightmare
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Billy Cooper shrugs off a history assignment until he comes face to face with a 14th Century legendary hero!
Tale Of A Patriot
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
AM I BRITISH, OR AM I AN AMERICAN. During the American Revolution, every Colonist had to decide. This is a fictional story of an unknown Patriot called Joe who helped create a new country. He took part in some of the most memorable naval battles of the war. He assaulted Nassau in the first Marine landing. He battled the British Navy when John Paul shouted "I HAVE NOT YET BEGUN TO FIGHT."
The Case of the Mayor’s Mementos: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
“Ten thousand dollars,” Carl answered. “I could get a lot more for it where I’m going in Europe. They remember the war over there. My grandfather was a hero to the people of France and England too. I’m only willing to sell it for this low of an amount because this was his hometown.” Is that a good price for an early pistol? And did it really belong to the first mayor? Includes CCSS activities.
Heroes of the Highest Order Chapter Book Bundle 1-3
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Series: Heroes of the Highest Order. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Bundle Books 1-3 : A magical playground whisks Dan and Page into the Hidden Kingdom where a skinny giant quickly registers them for hero training camp. There, they learn they must gain skills and earn powerful treasures by travelling back in time and walking in the footsteps of a real life pioneer hero, Mother Teresa, and Tadeusz Pankiewicz in World War II Poland.
The Time Wasters
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Series: The Time Wasters, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A fun book for 9 - 14 year olds. Following the adventures of time travelling children through Tudor England
The Magic Carriage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Queen's new carriage, covered in gold and set with diamonds, vanishes. It is whisked into other realms, by supernatural energy. The Little penguins, and their mythological friends face perils dusted with drama and sprinkled with magic, to get the coach safely home to London. The Magic Carriage ventures to times, places and people, with very un-boring history.
Where The Flag Floats
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Pursued through the streets of Sydney, Sam Galloway is saved by a navy deserter, however this chance encounter leads him to a doomed ship and a struggle to survive in pounding seas. Can Sam survive to recover the precious object that connects him to his father and the family he never knew he had?
Caught in Willaburra
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,240. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Kate isn't clear about who she is or how she had ended up, at fourteen, as an assistant teacher in the stuffy old bush school. Why is she suddenly living in a world that resembles one huge antique shop? Can she really escape this world if she does something about the way girls are treated? The night of the dance might be her chance.
Tale of a Patriot Part Two
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
This is part two of a three part series. In Part one we left Jie watching his ship burn as his enlistment is up. After several months of soul searching he renlists. His new ship joins Captain John Paul Jones and they battle the British in the North Sea. During the battle Captain Jones shouts "I Have Not Yet Begun To Fight". Joe and the crew are court-martialed for mutiny.
V for Victory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Miguel Montoya feels left behind. His older siblings are doing their part for the war effort, but all he’s allowed to do is stock shelves in the family grocery store and watch his little nephew. All of that changes when he meets a wounded veteran who needs his help, and on the day his family needs him most, it is Miguel who must do his part to save his nephew.
Kidnapped by Time Wasters
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Series: The Time Wasters, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,770. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A book for 9 - 14 year olds. An adventure story in 3 episodes of British history, Roman Britain, the Great Fire of London and the London Blitz.
The Indigo Feather
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
The Indigo Feather is an adventure book inspired by the shipwrecked, Prince Vijaya of Sinhapura's arrival in Sri Lanka. In this fictional story, Matthew a Canadian boy, discovers his ancestral roots in a rather unusual manner, when he gets transported in time. In his feat to return home, Matt meets Disala, Jeeva-Hatte and his tribe and encounters friendship and a connection to his ancestors.