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George Washington & The Viking Curse
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Series: The Young Presidents Adventure Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
When young George Washington and his friend, Cuffy, meet a mysterious stranger, they unknowingly stumble upon what will become a most amazing adventure for the both of them! The man is in possession of an ancient coin, which is cursed by the vengeful spirit of a Viking. When George is affected by the curse, he must find a way to break it ... even though it may kill him!
The Wampum Exchange
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Rosemary McKinley has written a young adult historical novella, The Wampum Exchange, set in 1650, Southold, New York. A twelve-year-old boy has a chance meeting with a Native American boy and their worlds connect in a most interesting way. The tale is told through their daily lives, giving the reader a glimpse into life in early America. Middle grade readers would enjoy this book.
The Grist Mill Secret
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
In 1773, in a hidden cellar below the lonely mill where Tabby lives, is a gunshop where Father makes muskets for the Minute Men. But when an English family, suspected by all to be loyalist spies, builds a country house nearby, Tabby is torn between patriotism and friendship with the new neighbors. Can she remain friends with Alice and Jack and still keep the vital secret of the grist mill?
Deborah Remembers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Deborah, a very special doll, was created 300 years ago in New England: She can remember a terrible Indian massacre, the old Puritan settlements, the Revolutionary War and the Underground Railroad. Deborah Remembers was based on many real local events and personalities from the history of Westfield, Massachusetts. Her long, rich, often poignant story will captivate you and touch your heart.
Hannah's Hessian
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Little Hannah has plenty to worry about in the spring of 1775—war, smallpox, storing enough food and firewood to last through the New England winters—and also school. But worst of all are the terrifying Hessians, soldiers hired to fight the American patriot army. And when Hessian prisoners pass through their own village, Hannah’s greatest fear seems to be coming true—or does it?
Jamestown: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The weather is starting to get very cold. It is December of 1607, and Captain John Smith is one of the men who are in charge of the Jamestown colony. Things are not going well. They have been in America for about eight months, and winter is almost here. Even so, they have hardly any food, their living conditions are poor, and they did not have time to plant any crops in the time since they
A Tea Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Chelsea is having trouble with her fifth grade history homework. Theodora, the magic cat, offers to take both Chelsea and her friend Robby back to the time of the Boston Tea Party. Theodora helps them while they learn about the Boston Tea Party and have an adventure in old Boston.