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Zipangu, Year of the Dog 1274: The Second Wave
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in Zipangu (ancient Japan) at the time of the first Mongol invasion, The Second Wave is the story of Chen who survives the typhoon sent by sun-goddess Amaterasu to protect the island chain. Washed up on a beach and close to death, he is rescued by monks from the nearby temple. He evades capture by adapting to life among them until the time of the second invasion.
Godfrey: Book Two
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Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In this second book of the Godfrey series, twenty-one year old Godfrey Leduc must endure the many trials and tribulations of starting life in a new land. Learning English. Getting to know the members of the community. Surviving the harsh winters. A poignant and heartfelt, semi-biographical work, Godfrey: Book Two allows readers to experience early Canadian farm life first hand.
A Song For Joey
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Price: Free! Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When your father has deserted you, and your mother died giving birth to you, when you are homeless, drugged and beaten, and someone is out to kill you, the best person to have beside you could be the ghost of a boy who once loved you.
Godfrey: Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1920 and Godfrey Leduc has a difficult decision to make. Stay on the family farm in rural Quebec or make the move out West and start his own? Family, love, and a bit of humour set against the backdrop of post-WWI Canada make this semi-biographical work an entertaining read for all ages.
Meandering River, Ardent Flame
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Price: Free! Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the dying days of the Song Empire, Lian Flame would like nothing more than to end the man who murdered her parents. Her sister, Lian Jiang, would be content to forget. When Swordsman Xiang intrudes into their lives at Yongtai, the sisters find themselves confronting their familial enemy--and each other.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part I
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Price: Free! Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Running Deer finds himself in France in the 15th Century. As a child, the Maid of Lorraine was promised, by Daniel, that help would always be by her side. Through the mysterious portals of time they are brought together to fulfill their destiny. This is the second book of the Mysterious Destiny series.
My Best Man's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Once his friend Jeremy is free from prison it seems as if all Benny's troubles are over. It can't be that hard to get his mother married and get a new home for them both. Benny wonders if God can really make all things new -- Jeremy's scarred face, Uncle Tom's hard heart, and delay after delay of plans for a new future doctoring and spreading the Word out West.
A Cats Tale
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Series: A Cats Tale, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Historical Fantasy adventures of a cursed cat that spans time, history and countrys. Book one begins in the times of the pyramids of Egypt.
Face at the Window
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Price: Free! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Aleksander is sure he's glimpsed a face, but then everyone knows the old print works is empty. Then he hears that Jews are hiding, and discovers his teacher is helping. He becomes Hannah's penpal but gets increasingly worried about her. Is it true that there's a man called 'Bielski' who is hiding Jews in the forest? There's only one way to find out, but will he even survive?
Pirates of Savannah Trilogy: Book One, Sold in Savannah - Young Adult Action Adventure Historical Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 38,560. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Pirates of Savannah Trilogy: Book One Sold in Savannah Follow a group of English prisoners as they are sold at auction to the highest bidder. The odd collection of fellows battle inhumane living conditions, sail the salty seas, and fight deadly pirates to try their hand at a new life in General Oglethorpe's colony of Savannah, GA.
Pirates of Savannah: The Hunt for Shamus's Booty - Young Adult Action Adventure Historical Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Join four mismatched teens as they hunt for lost pirate treasure in historic Savannah, Georgia. Follow the group as they race against corrupt artifact thieves to uncover Shamus’s booty. This adventure journeys through Savannah’s secret tunnels, forgotten islands and real historical locations. Can four young adults put their differences aside long enough to learn to work together?
Hooligan Navy: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Eve Johnson, home during the summer of 1942, witnesses a Nazi U-boat torpedo a merchant marine ship off the Nantucket coast, she is determined to stop the attacks. The Coastal Picket Patrol, AKA the “Hooligan Navy,” forms to scout for U-boats, but they won’t induct girls. Eve vows to scout on her own, even though her family and the Hooligan Navy itself tries to stop her. (50 pages)
The Foothill Spirits: Book One - Frontier Life & the Shawnees
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Price: Free! Words: 33,470. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This is a historical novel set in 1803 for teens and parents. It uses fantasy and time travel to engage young readers with the fictional Douglas family, who are squatting in the Ohio wilderness near a family of defiant Shawnees, who believe the land belongs to everyone and refuse to move to Indian Territory in northwest Ohio. Both families are hiding from the militia (ordered to evict them).
Bomber Overhead
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Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Three WWII British evacuees, separated from their parents struggle to survive in what, to them, is a strange culture.
The Candle Star
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Price: Free! Words: 44,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Candle Star Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
(Divided Decade Trilogy, book one) After a tantrum, Emily Preston is shipped from her plantation home to her inn-keeping uncle in Detroit. There Emily meets Malachi, son of freed slaves, who challenges many ideas she grew up believing. But when she stumbles upon two runaways hidden in her uncle’s barn, Emily faces a decision more difficult than she would ever have imagined.
I, The Prophet
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You set the price! Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
Here’s a book of first-person interviews with all – yes all – the prophets in the Old Testament. Even a few others who were not prophets. Was Jonah really swallowed by a whale? Did Isaiah really go around for years naked? What kind of prophet was Hosea or Habakkuk, Zechariah or Zephaniah, Micaiah or Micah, Elijah or Elisha? Here they tell you all about their fascinating adventures.
Carrie's Ghost And The Voyage Of The 'Land Of Cakes'
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Price: Free! Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
In Carrie’s Ghost And The Voyage Of The 'Land of Cakes', we follow teenagers Carrie and Jonathan’s quest as they discover why a beautiful Chinese woman haunts them. The uncovering of an ancestor's despicable actions leads the two young friends to a frightening discovery. If you like historical horror set in a modern context this book is for you!
I, Jeremiah
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You set the price! Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
What would Prophet Jeremiah tell us if he could talk to us today from his tent in Egypt? What would he say about how he became a prophet? why he got into so much trouble with the authorities? about his people carried off as captives? how he came to be living there in Egypt? Read here, in first-person style, what this prophet has to say about these and other adventures.
I, Paul
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You set the price! Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
What would the Apostle Paul tell us if he could talk to us today from his prison in Rome? What would he say about his life before he became Christian? about explaining the gospel to people who never heard of Adam or Moses? about why he was put in prison? Read here, in first-person style, what this famous missionary says about these and other adventures.
Lynne Ellison's The Green Bronze Mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
(5.00 from 1 review)
Karen is playing on the beach when she finds an ancient mirror buried in the sand. She looks into it, and is transported back in time to the Roman empire. Finding herself a slave, she faces many hair-raising adventures in her struggle to return to her own time. Read author Lynne Ellison's account of how she wrote this book on her website http://www.filedby.com/author/lynne_ellison/3820272