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Kilroy Was Here
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American
Kilroy became the US super-GI who always got there first — wherever GI's went. It became a challenge to place the logo in the most unlikely places. It was said to be atop Mt. Everest, the Statue of Liberty, the underside of the Arch de Triumph, and scrawled in the dust on the moon. It’s even on the World War Two memorial in Washington, DC; and said to be on Grants Tomb, the Lincoln Memorial, and o
Fountain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 186,270. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Professor Charlie Winston stumbles upon maps showing the location of the legendary Fountain of Youth. Meanwhile, his wife Murielle, a scientist at the CDC, is busy battling a deadly strain of the Ebola virus unleashed by terrorists at the World Cup soccer matches in Brazil. As the virus threatens to kill millions of Americans, the only hope may be the healing waters from the Island of Boyuca.
Stories from Islamic History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Stories from Islamic History recounts twelve interesting and awe-inspiring tales from the annals of Islamic history. These stories offer a fresh insight into the valor, courage and character of the popular heroes of Islamic history, and shed light on the socio-political milieu of the times.
Trouble Pug
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Two girls find a stray dog in a park, and adopt it, only to find that it likes to time travel, and take kids along. Accidental time travel can be fun, right?
Simple History: World War I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Modern, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
As the centenary comes up this year learn the fascinating facts about the First World War and discover this epic moment in history. With the fun illustrations and the unique style of the 'Simple History' series, let this book absorb you into a period of history which truly changed the world.
Amazing but True Collection Books 1-9
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Join Captain Flump and Clara on an epic adventure through time and space. Experience adventure, romance and the ominous dark thing lurking in the void of time. Travel the world for an adventure of a life time. This collection contains the first nine adventures in this epic series.
Emma's Rifles
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 41,530. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Meet Emma Reynolds-Chase. Born into the caldron state of frontier Missouri in the eighteen thirties. She witnesses its darker sides, as rough men of conviction square off into a conflict that threatens to tear America apart. A world of shifting alliances, with a divided loyalties. America in 1850 - new technology: Telegraph and Steam.: Gold, Iron, and Copper in abundance. New- enemies.
Miss Jones and the Golden Spike: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling 2nd grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the golden spike has been stolen! The transcontinental railroad is almost finished. Important people have come from all over to see the last, golden spike being laid, but it is gone! Can Miss Jones help? Has Common Core tasks.
Miss Jones and the Pony Express: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, 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! Here Miss Jones discovers that Pony Express rider Wild Bill Hickock is in danger. He is trying to carry the news of President Lincoln’s election across the plains. But Bill is sick. Can Miss Jones help keep him from dying? Includes Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the David: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, 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! Here Miss Jones discovers that Michelangelo’s great sculpture only shows David from the waist up! What could have gone wrong and how can she fix it? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises. Ages 7-10