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Abe Lincoln & The Werewolves of the Sangamon
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Series: The Young Presidents Adventure Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,630. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When the village of New Salem is threatened by a pack of werewolves, its up to teenaged Abe Lincoln to save the day ... or night, in this case. With axe in hand and help from his fellow villagers, Abe forms a plan that, if successful, could rid the area of evil ... or it could spell disaster for the inhabitants of New Salem and the rest of the country.
Calvert the Raven in The Battle of Baltimore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
You think history is boring? Baltimore kid Daniel does, until a chance encounter with a magical talking raven named Calvert sends him flying back to 1814, where he finds his home city under siege by a British army on the verge of defeating the United States of America in the War of 1812.
Hawks Don't Say Goodbye
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Bly Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
It seems everyone is leaving the town of Galena, Nevada. Nathan and his friends watch as businesses board up and houses empty. Will the school close too? Who will be the next to move away? And then the bank is robbed and Nathan and Leah come face-to-face with the outlaws.
Never Dance With a Bobcat
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Bly Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Nathan's delighted to get a real job for the summer. He's helping freight supplies to the mining town of 10, Nevada. It's all an exciting adventure until his dog Tona confronts a bobcat and gets into a disastrous fight. Nathan desperately tries to save his life as he also confronts two bushwhackers intent on stealing his gold.
The Dog Who Would Not Smile
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Bly Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Nathan T. Riggins loses both his grandparents due to a pox disease. So he heads West by stagecoach to find his parents. As he faces one danger after another, a strange dog keeps following behind. Is the dog part of divine providence? Can he trust God to take care of him?
Lightning in His Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
In 1848, thirteen-year-old orphan Jacob tries to convince his ornery, long-lost Uncle Whit to return home as they travel together over the Old Spanish Trail to California. Jacob's impatience with Whit's wild ways softens over time as he seeks to understand the troubled man, but his mission and dream of staying in the west are soon threatened by Whit's secret plan and unknown enemy.
The Room of 1,000 Slaves: A Full-length Broderick Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Join Jamie and Kendall Broderick in this exciting adventure as they search a house for clues to find out if it was used as a station on the underground railroad. The discovery of a secret passageway which locks Jamie inside is just the start of their adventure. This book is part of the exciting new Kendall and Jamie Broderick Mystery Series. Reading level: 3.3
The Saga of Indian Em’ly Book 3: The Orphanage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
After seeing the brutality that their Pale Face captors are capable of, can Apache boy Knocks Down find a way out for himself and his baby sister, Cactus Flower? Or are they already too deep in the Pale Face world to even dream of escape?
Through the Shimmer of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Can a modern-day boy and a 19th century farm girl unmask a thief and solve a murder while they search for the key through time? A great time-travel adventure for ages 8-12, especially those who have outgrown the "Magic Treehouse" books.
Lone Star Ranger #3: A Ranger to Fight With
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,560. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
A gang of raiders have left their trail of blood and death along the Texas border. Will Nate Stewart and his Ranger companions survive their dangerous bid for vengeance?
On the Colorado Trail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
After a failed attempt at escape that leaves Cactus Flower injured and both of them in danger, can Knocks Down bring himself to trust the soldier, Pale Face Joe? His life depends on it, and his little sister's does, as well!
Quicksilver to Gold
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Prism Book Group. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Jeannie has set her sights on Clint Tilghman, the strong, quiet man next door to her family's claim. But Clint fights his feelings for the impulsive lady miner, fearing he'll lose his independence.
The Town That Disappeared
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Driven from his neighborhood during the Chicago fire of 1871, Adrian moves to the Michigan wilderness. The town is called Singapore – as if a name could make a tiny spit of a town into a great seaport. Just as Adrian starts to feel that Singapore is his home, he discovers the moving sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shore are slowly burying his town. How can he fight both man and nature?
A New Start in the Niobrara for Mr. and Mrs. O'Malley
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Series: American Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
(4.00 from 1 review)
Darcy and Brigit O'Malley always wanted a new start for themselves. Hearing that things in the Niobrara Valley of northeast Nebraska offered them opportunities denied them in County Mayo, they eagerly board the train bound for the new town of Randolph Nebraska with hopes and dreams in their hearts.
The Saga of Indian Em’ly: The Apache and the Pale Face Soldiers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
With no one to lean on but each other and the fragile balance between the Apache and the soldiers irreparably upset, Knocks Down and Cactus Flower must make their way as children of The People in the pale face world – pale faces who have now become the enemy.
Tucson Jo
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
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2014 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST. Feisty 14-year-old Josephine Fiedler is reluctant to support her father’s bid for mayor of Tucson in 1882: “I could be sealing my fate, helping to elect someone who wants nothing more than my docility.” When trouble erupts and her father’s opponent attacks him for being an Israelite, Jo has to reconsider her position and even what it means to be a Jew.
Joe Henry's Journey
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Joe Henry’s story is a look at the past. It reveals why people moved to the untamed region the miners called Montana in the mid 1800s and what they found there. The reader will be carried along with Joe Henry through all of his travels—a great adventure, but scary too.
Winter of the Shifting Stars: Children's Story of a Lakota-Sioux Family, 1833
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Winter of the Shifting Stars is a fictional, illustrated story about a year in the life of a 10-year-old Lakota-Sioux girl, set in the year 1833. Enemy warriors had killed Blue Whirlwind’s father the previous year. Her village must prepare for war, to avenge this death, while continuing their traditional activities through the 13 moons of the year.
Mockingbird And Big Earl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
They were an unlikely team, the big, gruff circuit judge and the talkative Blackfoot girl. They travel across the Old West solving mysteries and bringing justice. Judge Earl Stark comes to El Paso to try the case of a man accused of a crime, but it's Mockingbird who finds the clues that lead to what really happened.
Daring Rescue at Sonora Pass
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Series: Adventures on the American Frontier. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Bly Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
A stagecoach arrives at the Joyton family's Butterfield Stage Line in southern Arizona with a dead man inside. Fourteen-year-old Drew Joyton suspects foul play. When a suspicious stranger appears, he and his sister plot a risky action to save lives. Or are some hostile Apaches to blame?