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It is known that in the summer of 1768, Captain James Cook sailed from England on H.M.S Endeavour, beginning a three-year voyage around the world on a secret mission to...Read More
Publication Date: Jun 2002
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Who is the man called Sabura, the mysterious bandit who robs the rich and helps the poor? And what is his connection with Yosida, the harsh and ill- tempered...Read More
Publication Date: Mar 1989
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Hilary hates Jews. As part of a neo-Nazi gang in her town, she's finally found a sense of belonging. But when she's critically injured in an accident, everything changes.Somehow, in...Read More
Publication Date: May 2003
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Edmund, an apprentice, is seized by the king's men and thrown in jail for his master's crime of counterfeiting. Then Edmund is unexpectedly released into the custody of Sir Nigel,...Read More
Publication Date: Oct 2001
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It's just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . ....Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2007
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Take the plunge with Jack and Annie!Jack and Annie continue their quest for the secrets of happinessG''secrets they need if they're going to save Merlin. But when the Magic Tree...Read More
Publication Date: Apr 2009
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It's 1775, and trouble is brewing in the American colonies. British troops do their best to keep the colonists loyal to the King, but rebellionis in the air, and many...Read More
Publication Date: May 1985
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It isn′t easy being a pioneer in the state of Washington in 1899, but it′s particularly hard when you are the only girl ever born in the new settlement. With...Read More
Publication Date: May 2001
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To know things, for us to know things, is bad for them. We get to wanting and when we get to wanting it's bad for them. They thinks we want...Read More
Publication Date: Jan 1995
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A young boy and his father visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Publication Date: Aug 1992
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Seventeen-year-old Loi, whose father was an American soldier, is ostracized by her fellow villagers because she is 'con-lai, 'a half-breed. Loi has been promised to a cruel older man, but...Read More
Publication Date: Apr 1994
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When her grandfather is injured, 10-year-old Ellen Toliver replaces him on atop-secret patriotic mission. Disguised as a boy, she manages to smuggle amessage to General George Washington. "An unusually fine...Read More
Publication Date: Oct 1993
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'Oh, I'm singing the bus-rider blues, the Alabamy bus-rider blues. I got me a feeling, deep down inside, It ain't never ever gonna be the same.' During the Alabama...Read More
Publication Date: Jan 2002
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Nory Ryan's family has lived on Maidin Bay on the west coast of Ireland for generations, raising a pig and a few chickens, planting potatoes, getting by. Every year Nory's...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2002
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Tired of doing chores and longing for adventure during the Great Depression, Kit meets a hobo and decides to hop a freight train.
Publication Date: Sep 2001
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Felicity Merriman is a spunky, spritely girl growing up in Virginia in 1774, just before the Revolutionary War. Felicity's stories tell of the adventures of this spirited girl, who grows...Read More
Publication Date: Jul 1992
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When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness.
Publication Date: Sep 2000
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Berlin 1942When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move...Read More
Publication Date: Oct 2007
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Will Lady Jeanette sacrifice her freedom to save her family's honor?Lady Jeanette Avenel is the free-spirited second daughter of a nobleman in twelfth-century Scotland. When her elder sister, Isabel, is...Read More
Publication Date: Mar 2005
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Molly is a lively, lovable schemer and dreamer growing up in 1944. Her stories describe her life on the home front during World War Two. Molly doesn't like many of...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 1988
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Molly is a lively, lovable schemer and dreamer growing up in 1944. Her stories describe her life on the home front during World War Two. Molly doesn't like many of...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 1986
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In May 1607, three ships sailed up the James River in Virginia. In the riverbank marshes, they made land and hung the flag -' England-'s flag -' establishing the first...Read More
Publication Date: Apr 2002
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Felicity Merriman is a spunky, spritely girl growing up in Virginia in 1774, just before the Revolutionary War. Felicity's stories tell of the adventures of this spirited girl, who grows...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 1991
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On a visit to Cincinnati from rural Kentucky during the Great Depression, Aunt Millie impresses Kit with her money-saving cleverness.
Publication Date: Sep 2001
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In 1934 Kit finds that she has hard lessons to learn about the Depression both at home, where she is helping her mother run a boarding house while her father...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2000
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After the russian revolution turns her world topsy-turvy, Anna, a young russian countess, has no choice but to flee to england. penniless, Anna hides her aristocratic background and takes a...Read More
Publication Date: May 2007
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Samantha Parkington is a bright Victorian beauty being raised by her wealthy grandmother in 1904. Samantha's stories describe her life during this important period of change. Her own world is...Read More
Publication Date: Dec 1987
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April 3, 1778 He may be just thirteen, but Jonathan knows he's ready to go to the war against the British. He can handle a gun. He yearns to battle...Read More
Publication Date: May 1987
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Meggie Dillon's life has been turned upside down by World War II. Meggie's father has announced that they must help the war effort andmove to Willow Run, Michigan, where he'll...Read More
Publication Date: Feb 2007
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It's 1735. Forrest Harper's life inside the Tower of London consists of three ways to pass the time: chores, chores, and more chores. His only friends are the spirited ravens...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2005
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