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Marlin's Mess: The day of no Black Inventors
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
This is the story of a boy named Marlin.What is different about Marlin is that he is an extraordinary listener with a phenomenal imagination! He can see his questions being answered and they transform his world! In this book Marlin asks,“Can you think of anything that Black people have invented besides Peanut Butter?” Read as his world transforms revealing the everyday inventions of Black people.
A Teacher in Time: Cambodian Civil War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016 and represented by Durragraphix. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Travel back to the early 1970s, at a time when the USA was fully immersed in the Viet Nam war, and when the Khmer Rouge killed any Cambodian deemed to be an intellectual, as they tried to return to a Communist agrarian society. Friedrich and Mari (Teacher series Berlin Wall) along with new friend Vanna go back to this infamous time in history.
Professor Nibbler's Most Amazing Mouse Circus
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Find out how two homeless siblings, Jacob and Molly, got to see their very first ever mouse circus. Of course, as is common with stories by Maxwell Grantly, things never go according to plan.
Eadweard - A Story Of 1066
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s October 14th 1066, and King Harold’s Saxon army is about to go in to battle against Duke William’s invading Norman army. Among the ranks of the Saxons are two boys who shouldn’t be there: Eadweard, and his best friend, Cerdic.
Alfred and the Broken Flute
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A homeless busking street urchin becomes kidnapped by two thugs, who break his wooden flute. Discover how Alfred managed to regain his freedom, by the most unexpected way!
The Incredible Adventure of Fingers and Boston
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A steampunk street urchin discovers a stray dog with a weirdly shaped tag hanging from its collar. As he tries to discover the meaning of the dog tag, a thrilling adventure results.
Gobbler and the Mirror
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Gobbler lived on the streets of New Babbage, stealing food to survive. His life changed dramatically when he accidentally discovered the secret of a new glass invention.
Fingers and the Pocket Watch
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A street urchin steals a pocket watch from a steampunk inventor. On discovering that it is a portable time machine, he tries to use it to make sense of his tragic past.
Fingers and the Dream Thief
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A wealthy photographer finances the local orphanage but abuses his generosity, by stealing the children’s dreams. It is left to a street urchin to turn the tables and teach him a lesson that he will never forget.
Albert's Wiggly Tooth
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Albert never believed in the tooth fairy so he wondered what happened to his teeth, after being placed under his pillow. Chaos reigned the following Sunday in church!
A Clean Sweep
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
Isaac (a sweep) lived an awful life but he found comfort in a secret letter, telling him that all would end well. His life changed dramatically after stealing a cigar box.
The Christmas Penny
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Two hungry street urchins discover a shining penny, laying in the snow one Christmas. How do they spend this resulting treasure?
My Great Grandad Was a Soldier
Series: Crimson Cares. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
My Great Grandad Was A Soldier is a gentle introduction to a time in history – The Second World War. A young boy called Jacob discovers his great grandad's uniform and becomes inquisitive. With a foreword by Simon Weston C.B.E., this book, beautifully illustrated by Lynn Costelloe, is published in aid of ‘Care After Combat’ as part of the new CRIMSON CARES range of books.
Kenavo en Akaroa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,470. Language: French. Published: March 4, 2016 by Christian-Yves Georges. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Napoléon est en exil à Sainte-Hélène depuis deux ans et il faudra attendre jusqu'en 1838 pour voir le Français, Jean-François Langlois du "Cachalot" mettre pied sur la terre des Maoris : L'île du Sud de la Nouvelle Zélande. KENAVO EN AKAROA est une histoire imaginée sur des faits réels mais elle est peut-être vraie…Qui sait ?
Jack Pepper Conquers the Green Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
‘Jack Pepper Conquers The Green Man’ is an exciting contemporary mystery story for young people. Jack receives a very mysterious ‘phone call from a weird old lady called Tabitha Demdike who demands that he and his friends go down to stay at her small Somerset coastal guest house. She wants him to find their missing medieval Green Man stone figure.
Bombay, Decoded
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
A world War II novella for young adults... An adrenaline filled excursion of hidden clues dating back to the WWII, of Nazi spies, of decoys and secret passages, and above all a deathly hidden secret in the heart of Mumbai that may change the world as we know it!
Miss Jones: The Time Traveling Teacher
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, 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! In these five separate adventures, Miss Jones discovers the stone for Michelangelo's David is about to be cut in half; something wrong with the Wright Brother's plane; and other adventures. RL: 2.6. Ages 7-10
Kidnapped by Time Wasters
Series: The Time Wasters, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,770. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A book for 9 - 14 year olds. An adventure story in 3 episodes of British history, Roman Britain, the Great Fire of London and the London Blitz.
The Time Wasters
Series: The Time Wasters, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Adventure » General
A fun book for 9 - 14 year olds. Following the adventures of time travelling children through Tudor England
Tale of a Patriot Part Two
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is part two of a three part series. In Part one we left Jie watching his ship burn as his enlistment is up. After several months of soul searching he renlists. His new ship joins Captain John Paul Jones and they battle the British in the North Sea. During the battle Captain Jones shouts "I Have Not Yet Begun To Fight". Joe and the crew are court-martialed for mutiny.

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