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The Peerless Dulcinea
By Susanna Godoy Lohse
Price: Free! Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
An Award Winning Story. Also a Gold Award Winner at the WorldFest International Film Festival in the Family/Children category of unproduced screenplays. A Gone With the Wind kind of story set against the backdrop of a revolution, in the era of Madmen (late 1950's). Emmy, the daughter of an eccentric aristocrat and her beloved nanny suffer the whims of an evil socialite. Ages 9 and up
Flash
By Helen Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flash could run fast, but living in a ghetto in Kingston, Jamaica, abandoned by his father, his mother in prison, life was rough. He performed badly at school, was often absent, and ran wild through the city streets. Then Usain Bolt’s win at the Beijing Olympics inspired him to change his ways, and gave him hope for the future.