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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
People Who Changed History
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy
Biographies of people of consequence who did unusual activities that changed world history or added to human knowledge. This book is ever expanding:Barack Obama,Benazir Bhutto,Elvis Presley,Harriet Tubman,Indias Gandhi,Karl Marx,Mikhail Gorvbachev,Muhammad Osma Bin Laden, Reverend Jim Jones,Terry Fox,Winston Churchill and others.Revealing facts:World War 2,segregation, mind control,and much more.
A Walking Tour of Auburn, New York
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Auburn, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Friend with Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
No one has escaped from a Facility. Young,pregnant women are confined until their baby's birth. The price they pay will cost them their dreams, and often, their baby. Jennie is a secret Squad member, those who try to spirit away pregnant women before they're discovered. When her sister is caught and sent to a facility, Jennie vows to help Emmie to be the first to escape. The clock is ticking!
Timekeepers: Civil Disturbance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
History is supposed to be dull. Who knew it could also be dangerous? Kristen and Brad are in upstate New York over spring break. It's just a family vacation; what could possibly go wrong? The two teens are again thrown back in time into potentially deadly situations, but this time they're not together. Can the two teens put history on the right track, and still get back to their own time?
Miss Jones and the Runaway Slaves
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Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
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!
Spies! Women in the Civil War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Spies! Women in the Civil War tells the thrilling stories of women who served as spies for the North and for the South, including Harriet Tubman who led Union troops on raids up the Combahee River and Belle Boyd who provided information to Confederate generals. Smart, brave, committed, and clever, the women spies were undaunted by the risks of getting shot, arrested, imprisoned, even hanged.
A Civil War Compendium
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Here is a new way to experience one of America's most enduring novels The Red Badge of Courage through words, music, song and essay. The Stephen Crane novel appears here accompanied by Norman Ball's brand new musical SIDES: A Civil War Musical (Inspired by TRBOC) and Richard Stafford's true-to-life play Yours. Various historians add fascinating commentary. Don't miss this fabulous collection.
Ashes, Ashes, Don't Fall Down
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Dedicated to those who have been trapped in abuse, this is the story of one girl's survival. Escaping into books, she is able to endure until she reaches adulthood, when she walks out of her troubling past and into the promise of her own future.
Miss Jones and the Runaway Slaves: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers a group of runaway slaves. They have become lost when Harriet Tubman, their leader, has suddenly fallen asleep. Can Miss Jones help them find their way and save Harriet? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.