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Flying Boats & Spies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by OnStage Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1935, 16 year-old Nick Grant is caught up in a deadly game of cat and mouse between US and Japanese spies when he does a favor for Anne Lindbergh. Nick delivers a mysterious map case to Bill Grooch aboard the SS South Haven and gets involved in Pan Am's building of its Pacific bases. Nick is at the center of espionage that is vital to US security as well as being dangerous to Japan's.
The Glass Minstrel
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
It is the Christmas season in mid-19th Century Bavaria. The tragic deaths of two boys will bring together three lives -- two grieving fathers and a boy struggling with his nature -- in a complicated tapestry of love, forgiveness, and second chances. Lyrical prose and rich period detail quietly weave a moving tale of redemption, hope, and haunting, but timeless, themes.
L'homme Theroux
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
When a trade negotiation at the Theroux family trading post turns deadly, young Thomas is forced into a role for which he is not ready. With the help of his uncle, the Métis youngster must venture through the frontier wilderness of the Saskatchewan territory to the only slightly more civilized Cumberland House to complete his father’s work and return home to take his place as head of the family.
The Magic Cowgirl Boots
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In 2006, eleven-year-old Priscilla hates her name, her younger sister, doing chores and not getting a ride to school from her parents. The only things she really likes are eating and horses. There's some drastic surprises in store when she puts on a pair of cowgirl boots and is transported to the year 1877, to become the great-grandmother for whom she is named. How can you believe such a liar?
Jack
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Born a girl during the Civil War, Jack has been passing as a boy in the slums of Five Points, Manhattan, since running away from an orphans' home at age eight.
The Shadow King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 194,640. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Eight years after her abduction by the immortal boy known as ‘Pan’, Wendy believes she has put the trauma of her past behind her. But when one of the Lost Boys is murdered, she finds herself thrown into a deadly game of wits with old enemies. With the help of the Lost Boys, her brothers, and an unlikely guardian, Wendy must risk all to master her hidden powers and banish the Shadow King.
York Proceeded On
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This family-friendly story relives the Lewis and Clark Expedition through the eyes of York, Captain Clark's personal slave. As York shares the stories of his adventures and trials with his grandchildren, we see the difficulties they experienced and the trials they endured. The facts included in the story are based on extensive research in the Lewis and Clark Journals.
The Enola Mountains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,180. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Facing his greatest challenge of his young life, Gamel must escape over the mountains with Lady Bella's daughter while being pursued by the most vicious killers in all of Europe. He must be successful in his task; not just to save little Izy's life but all those he loves and his home.
Why the Victorians Saw Ghosts – An Illustrated Guide to 19th Century Spiritualism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Originally conceived as a blog to accompany Gallagher's historical YA novels, this guide provides a great introduction to the fascinating phenomenon of 19th Century spiritualism. If you can't tell your materializations from your Mumlers, or never realized just how physical ghost-grabbing could get, then this may well be the perfect book for you.
The Magician's Bunny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It is 1921 in war-weary France. A remote rural town rebuilds life after the horrors of the trenches. A lonely girl finds a new friend in a quiet stranger and his companions, three rabbits who live in his shop. Mystery and mischief surround them, but all are unaware of a storm approaching, and how it will change their lives and the magic that will be left behind.
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 Flight To Brassbright
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Series: The Brassbright Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Constance is a wild, stubborn young girl growing up poor in a small industrial town in the late 1800's. Beneath her thread-worn exterior beats the heart of a dreamer and a wordsmith. But at age twelve, she’s orphaned. Running away to join the circus—like kids do in adventure books—seems like such a brilliant idea… or is it?
Chloe's Guardian
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Series: The Nephilim Redemption Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,400. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chloe is in turmoil while trying to find her way through a world filled with unexpected disappointment and pain—and time travel. Nothing is like she thought, once she meets her half-angel guardian who would do better to go nurse his hangover on someone else’s time. But he won’t leave her alone, making her fly with the angels, and battle with demons—and not just the kind inside of her.
Lost in Spain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It's 1936. Ted Ryan is fifteen, Canadian and caught in the chaos of the opening days of the Spanish Civil War. His father is missing and his only chance of finding him is Dolores, a beautiful Spanish revolutionary who can explain what is going on, but cannot protect either of them from the fighting raging all around. Ted is determined, but can he survive this strange and dangerous world.
The Fairytale Keeper: Avenging the Queen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Cologne is a city in turmoil due to a rampant fever that claims Adelaide's mother, a storyteller who affectionately called her Snow White. Addie's father must bribe a priest to give her mother a funeral since the church has outlawed the rite. When Soren does the unforgivable, Addie is pushed to avenge her mother no matter the cost, collecting the famous Grimm's fairy tales as the story unfolds.