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The Saga of Indian Em’ly Book 4: The Journey Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Once Knocks Down and Cactus Flower escape from the evil orphanage with their new friend, Kid McCoy, their journey home is anything but peaceful! Set upon by claim jumpers, Knocks Down finds himself alone when he wakes up, his sister and friend gone. In town, he learns what’s become of Cactus and demands the pale faces who took her give her back. But will they?
Calvert the Raven in The Battle of Baltimore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / General
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.
The Room of 1,000 Slaves: A Full-length Broderick Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: 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?
On the Colorado Trail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / Native American
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!
A New Start in the Niobrara for Mr. and Mrs. O'Malley
Series: American Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: 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.
Mockingbird And Big Earl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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.
The Dewey Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Dewey Boy is historical fiction about the eight-year old George Perrin Dewey’s summer on the Perrin Farm in Berlin, Vermont, USA, owned by his Aunt Lucy and Uncle Porter Perrin. Some of his many adventures predict his future as the famous Admiral George Dewey. The book is suitable for classroom use, with discussion questions and explanations of idioms used in that time period.
Patchwork Trail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Trails of wildflowers. Trails of cattle. Trails of stitches. Trails of history. Ten-year old Erica Kraft explores all these trails and more when she visits her grandparents at their farm in Caldwell County, Texas.
Uncle Sam: A Horse's Tale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Uncle Sam, a cavalry horse, travels to Louisiana in the months before America enters World War II. Told by storyteller Curt Iles with creative illustrations by emerging artist Jade Ross and sleight of hand by graphic designer Julian Quebedeaux, Uncle Sam: A Horse's Tale is a delightful story of a memorable time seventy years ago.
Who Tells the Moon to Sleep?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Picture book for ages 8 and up. Having learned from Mama that the world is filled with things that do what they please like the moon and the cat, Tess wonders why she and Mama are constantly told what to do. They are told when to play, when to eat, and even when to sleep. Mama explains that they are slaves -- owned by the couple in the big house. But Tess realizes her heart is free.
Miss Jones and the Runaway Slaves
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling 2nd grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! In this adventure Miss Jones discovers a group of runaway slaves. They have become lost when Harriet Tubman, their leader, has suddenly fallen asleep. Miss Jones tries to discover which house is safe for them to go to, only to find that a trap is being set!
Mrs. O'Leary's Cow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » USA
Mrs. O’Leary had no idea that the lantern she carried out to the barn, that clear October night in 1871, would start the Great Chicago Fire.
Earthly Tales & Other Adventures - A Visitor from Ether
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
As Natalie cleans her bathroom sink, a mysterious Voice speaks to her in such insistent tones that she must rush to her computer and take dictation. The stories that emerge carry us back to pre-Civil War days and provide compelling glimpses into the life and adventures of a woman, born slave, who loved Freedom above all else: the perils of her quest, lessons learned, and timeless she wisdom gained
The Hidden Kingdom (A Chapter Book)
Series: Heroes of the Highest Order, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
THE DARK ENEMY NEVER RESTS. BUT NEITHER DO THE HEROES OF THE HIGHEST ORDER! 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 a powerful treasure of peace by travelling back in time and walking in the footsteps of a real pioneer hero.