Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe

Michiko and the Match Girls
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
This tells the story of Michiko, Cody and Jack as they travel back in time to Victorian London. Here, they meet the Foster family, whose lives take a turn for the worse as their daughters get involved with the match girls' strike of 1888. Based on actual events with characters involved from the time.
Les Signes de l'Empire - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Une inscription en vieil allemand à peine lisible sur la garde d’une épée retrouvée au fond d’un bastion de la citadelle de Landau, dans le Palatinat, et voici une extravagante, une fantastique aventure démarre...
Crown Phoenix: The South Sea Bubble
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Lizzie and Miriam face hidden dangers in an Edwardian hospital. The only one who can save them is the boy in the bathysphere - if he exists at all.
Over the Waves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,680. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Rafter Five Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
In the summer of 1914, Joel Peterson goes with his mother on a visit back to Sweden. Joel wants to prove to his father he is old enough to make big decisions. He enjoys meeting his grandparents in Sweden and making friends with a girl named Kari. But lazy summer days end abruptly when World War I breaks out and finding passage home becomes a dangerous challenge.
Gisela's Holiday Story
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Young readers learn about the Feast of All Saints Day, the medieval holiday that brings us many of our modern Halloween traditions. Celebrate the holiday through the eyes of medieval princess, Gisela, daughter of Charlemagne. This story is the first in a series of books that take readers back to the medieval period to learn about holiday traditions.
Le Fils du Lion - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Rencontre de Karen Dixen et naissance de Stephan. Allemagne, 1944 : Paul von Treptow, complotant contre Hitler,est arrêté et exécuté, sa femme déportée à Ravensbrück. Son second fils, Aloïs, est sauvé de justesse mais se retrouve à l'Est. Ethiopie, 1984 : Aloïs, passant à l'ouest avec sa femme et son fils Frantz, est abattu par les Mig au dessus du Soudan, en plein désert. Seul Frantz en réchappe.
Les Cicatrices du Chemin - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 43,360. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Retrouvez l'univers si particulier de Dominique Mauriès, et sa virtuosité unique dans l'évocation de ce Moyen-Age cruel et coloré qui habite encore nos rêves.
Le Raid des Quatre Châteaux - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 44,070. Language: French. Published: June 24, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A l’occasion d’un camp international, qui a pour cadre la romantique Bavière, trois patrouilles scoutes se lient d’amitié : Français, Irlandais, Allemands. Un raid-surprise est organisé par les dirigeants du camp. Ce raid fait obligatoirement passer les concurrents par les quatre châteaux de Louis II de Bavière. Roman Signe de Piste A partir de 11 ans
Le Soleil Piétiné - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: French. Published: May 27, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Le Languedoc. Début du XIIIème siècle. En 1209, les armées du Nord déferlent sur l'Occitanie pour en extirper l'hérésie cathare : c'est la croisade contre les Albigeois. Avec toute la cruauté de l'époque : à Béziers, 20 000 hommes, femmes et enfants sont tués en quelques heures...
Il Maiale Avido
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: Italian. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fairy tales and fables
Questa e una storia di un contadino che aveva fame. Si ha imparato una importanta lezione di non Rubare e dice Bucie.
Il Cavagliere Sonnelento
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: Italian. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Questa e una storia di un contandino che si impara una lezione. Che mai mai si chiude gli occhi oh si fa un sonnellino mentre che si va in bicicletta.
Mikhaïl Prince d'Hallmark - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Hallmark est gouvernée par des princes. Celui qui va monter sur le trône, Mikhaïl, a un peu plus de 14 ans, et il s’est juré que rien dans sa vie, ne passera avant son peuple. Oui, mais … Inévitablement, les épreuves viennent : la haine des ministres, l’ingratitude du peuple, entraînent le jeune souverain dans un gouffre terrible.
Lizzie y la Pandilla de Guernsey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Lizzie Browning ama más que nada a su pequeña isla-hogar de Guernsey, pero cuando las bombas alemanas caen sobre su cristalina playa, su tranquila vida explota. Durante meses, la gran guerra en Europa no había sido nada más que reportajes en el periódico, pero cuando el enemigo invade Guernsey, ella se encuentra la guerra en la puerta de su casa. Para Lizzie, su hermano menor Andrés y su primo San
The Adventures of Aust Forkbeard. Viking!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A trilogy of plays for 7-12 year olds A humourous fictional account of the Viking invasion of the 8/9th century. The play covers the facts of the invasions, but with most of the characters made up.This book is ideal for a class or school project, or for an individual to use with puppets, or even a group of friends doing a radio or video style play.
Loose Lips Sink Ships
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: British English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds to enjoy. About the Second World War,the book includes a making activity. People have to queue at the local butcher's, but he doesn't have much for sale. Everybody has to show their ration books, but who is the strange man at the back of the queue?
The Blackout
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds, including craft ctivities. Set during the second world war. some girls are going out for the evening to the dance, but they don't have very fashionable clothes. There are some black-marketeers offering clothes for sale. The air raid siren signifies trouble as well. Ideal for a class or group project, or for individuals to have fun.
The Evacuees
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds including craft activities. Set during the second world war, it is about children who had to leave the cities, due to the danger from bombing, and live in the countryside. Ideal for a class or group project, or for individuals to enjoy.
The Forgotten Room - A Sequel to Frances Hodgson Burnett's 'The Secret Garden'
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
'The Forgotten Room' begins a mater of months after the original, and continues the stories of Mary, Colin, Dickon and the rest of the beloved characters from 'The Secret Garden.' This is the story of what happens next to the people of Misselthaite Manor. Mary finds another secret, learns more about Colin and her friends, gets a tutor, and faces a crucial decision or two.
Leader of the Tribe
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Price: Free! Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Six years ago, Marcos inadvertently led his friends to capture. Now it’s 1528 in Seville, Spain and after years of mistreatment by their captor, Gonzalo, and his power-hungry Bishop brother, Vincente, things are only getting worse. After a mysterious event shakes Marcos, his bonds of friendship as well as his own character and resolve are challenged as he fights to return home and save his tribe.
Shield Maiden
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Series: Nine Worlds, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,520. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
Anna is a 12 year old girl growing up in a Saxon village in 7th century Mercia. Her life changes when she finds a golden horn in the ruins of a Roman Villa. Soon an ugly dwarf, a beautiful sorceress and even her own people are after her. What powers does the horn have and why does everyone want it? And why is Anna the only one who can get a note out of it?